Heterogeny

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Heterogeny (Biol) Heterogenesis.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n heterogeny Same as heterogenesis, 1.
    • n heterogeny In biology, mixed parthenogenesis, the alternation of sexual and parthenogenetic generations. See normal parthenogenesis.
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Usage

In literature:

Apart from this heterogeny, she was entirely normal and feminine.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
Heterogeny: the alternation of sexual and parthenogenetic generations.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
Are we to say that the evidence for and against heterogeny is equally balanced?
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
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