Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A fish, especially of the family Poeciliidae, that bears live young rather than depositing eggs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A live-bearing aquarium fish, one that retains the eggs inside the body and gives birth to live, free-swimming young.

Etymologies

live +‎ bearer (Wiktionary)

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