follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

autogenesis

/ˌɔːtəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/
noun
1.
another word for abiogenesis (sense 1)
Derived Forms
autogenetic (ˌɔːtəʊdʒɪˈnɛtɪk) adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
autogenesis in Medicine

autogenesis au·to·gen·e·sis (ô'tō-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
n.

  1. The supposed development of living organisms from nonliving matter.

  2. The process by which a vaccine is made from bacteria obtained from the patient's own body.


au'to·ge·net'ic (-jə-nět'ĭk) adj.
au'to·ge·net'i·cal·ly adv.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for autogenesis

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends