Schizogenesis
Schizogenesis Schiz`o*gen"e*sis, n. [Schizo- + genesis.] (Biol.) Reproduction by fission. --Haeckel. [1913 Webster]

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  • schizogenesis — [skiz΄ə jen′ə sis, skit΄səjen′ə sis] n. [ModL: see SCHIZO & GENESIS] Biol. reproduction by fission …   English World dictionary

  • schizogenesis — ˌskizō+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from schiz + Latin genesis : reproduction by fission * * * /skiz euh jen euh sis, skit seuh /, n. Biol. reproduction by fission. [1890 95; SCHIZO + GENESIS] * * * schizogenesi …   Useful english dictionary

  • schizogenesis — see fission …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • schizogenesis — /skiz euh jen euh sis, skit seuh /, n. Biol. reproduction by fission. [1890 95; SCHIZO + GENESIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • schizogenesis — Reproduction by fission. SYN: fissiparity, scissiparity. [schizo + G. genesis, origin] * * * schizo·gen·e·sis (skiz″o jenґə sis) fission (def. 2) …   Medical dictionary

  • schizogenesis — reproduction by division Causation and Formation …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • schizogenesis — n. reproduction through division (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • schizogenesis — schizo·genesis …   English syllables

  • schizogenesis — /skɪtsoʊˈdʒɛnəsəs/ (say skitsoh jenuhsuhs) noun reproduction by fission. Also, schizogomy /skɪtˈsɒgəmi/ (say skit soguhmee). –schizogenetic /ˌskɪtsoʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk/ (say .skitsohjuh netik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • schizogenèse — [ skizɔʒənɛz ] n. f. • 1903; lat. sc. schizogenesis (1866); cf. schizo et genèse ♦ Biol. Variété de schizogamie de certains annélides et turbellariés. ● schizogenèse nom féminin Mode de reproduction asexuée propre à certaines annélides polychètes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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