blastogenesis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blastogenesis theory that inherited characteristics are transmitted by germ plasm
    • n blastogenesis asexual reproduction by budding
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Blastogenesis (Biol) Multiplication or increase by gemmation or budding.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n blastogenesis In biology, reproduction by gemmation or budding.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. blasto`s sprout + E. genesis,