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Synonyms for spawn

Synonyms for spawn

to produce sexually or asexually others of one's kind

Synonyms for spawn

the mass of eggs deposited by fish or amphibians or molluscs

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call forth

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lay spawn

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To facilitate direct comparisons between the two species of Nocomis, reproductive activities were resolved into six categories (Sabaj, 1992) that reflected the sequence of male-female interactions characteristic of a successful spawn.
After Spawn, its the mutation not the mutant that gives us the kicks.
Sex had no significant influence on the likelihood to spawn (Table 1), but a small proportion of males spawned in control and phytoplankton (without sperm) treatments.
Niantic increases the spawn rates of rare PokAaAaAeA@mon to serve as an attracti during such in-game events, which increase player participation in t
Mature gravid fishes that were ready to spawn were observed to move slightly in ascending direction to the upper parts of the River.
Reproductive condition was evaluated by classifying each fish into one of four categories: undeveloped (UN; gametes not released when pressure is applied to the ventral surface of the fish); developed (DE; gonads fill the body cavity and some are released when gentle pressure is applied); spawning (SP; gametes released without the application of pressure); or post spawn (PS; body cavity flaccid, some residual gametes may be released with watery fluid, and spawning injuries may be evident).
Frog spawn is clumpy, whereas toad spawn is in strings.
WATER bailiffs are warning poachers to allow salmon and sewin to spawn safely and not catch them illegally.
ABSTRACT: A lab-scale study was performed to determine whether inoculum type (millet spawn vs.
Sturgeon no longer successfully spawn anywhere in the Chesapeake Bay except for a small population in the lower James River.
It's Ground Zero for the Coho," says Mel Wright, manager of the native plant nursery for SPAWN (Salmon Protection and Watershed Network).
We examined peak spawning season recaptures of fish tagged in Newport Bay during the non-spawning season to identify if and where Newport Bay residents migrate to spawn.