Zygogeneses

zygogenesis

[zahy-goh-jen-uh-sis, zig-oh-]
noun Biology.
1.
the formation of a zygote.
2.
reproduction by means of gametes.

Origin:
1945–50; zygo- + -genesis

zygogenetic [zahy-goh-juh-net-ik] , adjective
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zygogenesis zy·go·gen·e·sis (zī'gō-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
n.
Reproduction involving the formation of a zygote.

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