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syngenesis

[sin-jen-uh-sis] /sɪnˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/
noun, Biology
1.
sexual reproduction.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Neo-Latin; see syn-, -genesis
Related forms
syngenetic
[sin-juh-net-ik] /ˌsɪn dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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syngenetic in Medicine

syngenesis syn·gen·e·sis (sĭn-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
n.
See sexual reproduction.


syn'ge·net'ic (-jə-nět'ĭk) adj.
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