monogenesis
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1859 origin of diverse individuals or kinds (as of language) by descent from a single ancestral individual or kind

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  • Monogenesis — Mon o*gen e*sis, n. [Mono + genesis.] 1. Oneness of origin; esp. (Biol.), development of all beings in the universe from a single cell; opposed to {polygenesis}. Called also {monism}. Dana. Haeckel. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) That form of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monogenesis — monogenesis. См. бесполое размножение. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • monogenesis — monogenesis. = asexual reproduction (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Monogenĕsis — (griech.), Abstammung der Menschen oder andrer Lebewesen von Einem Paar …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • monogenesis — [män΄ō jen′ə sis, män΄əjen′ə sis] n. [ModL: see MONO & GENESIS] Biol. 1. the hypothetical descent of all living organisms from a single original organism or cell 2. asexual reproduction, as by budding or spore formation …   English World dictionary

  • Monogenesis — Monogenism (monogenesis) is the theory of human origins which posits a single origin for all human races. For the belief that all humans are descended from Adam, see Polygenism. Monogenesis may refer to: Recent African origin of modern humans… …   Wikipedia

  • monogenesis — noun /mɒnəˈʤɛnəsɪs/ a) The theory that mankind originated with a single ancestor or ancestral couple. , 2003: Some held that negritude was a product of living under the tropical sun, a perhaps beneficial adaptation to a fierce climate – an… …   Wiktionary

  • monogenesis — nelytinis dauginimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Dauginimas sporomis ir įvairiomis vegetatyvinėmis dalimis, t. y. be ap(si)vaisinimo. atitikmenys: angl. asexual reproduction; monogenesis rus. бесполое размножение; моногенез ryšiai …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • monogenesis — n. [Gr. monos, one; genesis, beginning] 1. The development of life from a single entity or cell. 2. Asexual reproduction. 3. Direct development without metamorphosis …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • monogenesis — /mon euh jen euh sis/, n. 1. the hypothetical descent of the human race from a single pair of individuals. 2. Biol. the hypothetical descent of all living things from a single cell. Also, monogeny. [1860 65; MONO + GENESIS] * * * …   Universalium

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