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merogony

[muh-rog-uh-nee] /məˈrɒg ə ni/
noun, Embryology
1.
the development of an embryo from egg fragments lacking the egg nucleus but having an introduced male nucleus.
Origin
1899
1899; mero- + -gony
Related forms
merogonic
[mer-uh-gon-ik] /ˌmɛr əˈgɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA),
merogonous, adjective
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merogonous in Medicine

merogony me·rog·o·ny (mə-rŏg'ə-nē)
n.

  1. Incomplete development of an ovum.

  2. See schizogony.

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