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endogeny

[en-doj-uh-nee] /ɛnˈdɒdʒ ə ni/
noun, Biology
1.
development or growth from within.
Also, endogenesis
[en-doh-jen-uh-sis] /ˌɛn doʊˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; endo- + -geny
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