merogenesis

segmentation

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • merogenesis — |merə+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from mer (III) + genesis : the production of segmental parts : segmentation * * * merogenesis /me rō jenˈi sis/ (biology) noun Segmentation …   Useful english dictionary

  • merogenesis — 1. Reproduction by segmentation. 2. Cleavage of an ovum. [mero + G. genesis, origin] * * * mero·gen·e·sis .mer ə jen ə səs n, pl e·ses .sēz the production of segmental parts * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • merogenesis — mero·genesis …   English syllables

  • merogenesis —   n. segmentation.    ♦ merogenetic, a.    ♦ merogony, n. growth of embryo from part of egg.    ♦ meromorphic, a. fractional.    ♦ meropia, n. partial blindness …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • -genesis — For the first book of the Bible, see Book of Genesis. genesis , from Greek γεννισις , origin, creation, generation , is a suffix that denotes creation. Related to genos, meaning race, birth, descent and genus which shows a relation from the same… …   Wikipedia

  • merogenetic, merogenic — Relating to merogenesis …   Medical dictionary

  • birth — Synonyms and related words: Altmann theory, DNA, De Vries theory, Galtonian theory, Mendelianism, Mendelism, RNA, Verworn theory, Weismann theory, Weismannism, Wiesner theory, abiogenesis, abortion, accouchement, affiliation, allele, allelomorph …   Moby Thesaurus

  • development — Synonyms and related words: abiogenesis, access, accession, accomplishment, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, action, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, aging, amplification, anacrusis, anagnorisis, angle, appreciation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • generation — Synonyms and related words: Platonic year, abiogenesis, aeon, age, age group, annus magnus, archigenesis, authorship, begetting, beginning, biogenesis, birth, blastogenesis, breeding, coinage, conception, concoction, contrivance, contriving,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • genesis — Synonyms and related words: abiogenesis, accouchement, adaptation, alpha, archigenesis, babyhood, beginning, beginnings, biogenesis, biological evolution, birth, birth throes, birthing, blastogenesis, blessed event, childbearing, childbed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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