Meaning of quadriparous in English:

quadriparous

adjective

  • Having given birth to four offspring; (of a bird) laying four eggs in a clutch (rare).

Pronunciation

quadriparous

/kwɒˈdrɪp(ə)rəs/ /kwəˈdrɪp(ə)rəs/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary.