endogeny

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n endogeny a geological phenomenon below the surface of the earth
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Endogeny (Biol) Growth from within; multiplication of cells by endogenous division, as in the development of one or more cells in the interior of a parent cell.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n endogeny Same as endogenesis.
    • n endogeny In sporozoans, sporulation taking place while the cyst is within the host. Compare exogeny.
    • n endogeny Same as endogamy.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Endogenesis