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Meaning of AGAMOGENESIS

Pronunciation:  `agumow'jenisis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  reproduction without the fusion of gametes
 

AGAMOGENESIS is a 12 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: asexual reproduction
 
 See Also: apomixis, blastogenesis, budding, fission, gemmation, monogenesis, parthenogenesis, parthenogeny, pullulation, reproduction, sporulation, virgin birth

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ag`a*mo*gen"e*sis\, n. [Gr. ? unmarried ('a priv.
+ ? marriage) + ? reproduction.] (Biol.)
Reproduction without the union of parents of distinct sexes:
asexual reproduction.

 

 

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