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parthenogenesis

par`the`no`gen´e`sis   Pronunciation: pär`thė`nô`jĕn´ė`sĭs
n.1.(Biol.) The production of new individuals from virgin females by means of ova which have the power of developing without the intervention of the male element; the production, without fertilization, of cells capable of germination. It is one of the phenomena of alternate generation. Cf. Heterogamy, and Metagenesis.
2.(Bot.) The production of seed without fertilization, believed to occur through the nonsexual formation of an embryo extraneous to the embryonic vesicle.
Noun1.parthenogenesis - human conception without fertilization by a man
2.parthenogenesis - process in which an unfertilized egg develops into a new individual; common among insects and some other arthropods
Synonyms: parthenogeny
abiogenesis, archigenesis, biogenesis, birth, blastogenesis, development, digenesis, epigenesis, eumerogenesis, generation, genesis, heterogenesis, histogenesis, homogenesis, isogenesis, merogenesis, metagenesis, monogenesis, orthogenesis, pangenesis, procreation, spontaneous generation
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partan
Parte quacumque integranta sublata
parted
parted leaf
Parter
Parterre
Partheniad
Parthenic
Parthenium
Parthenium argentatum
Parthenium hysterophorus
Parthenium integrifolium
parthenocarpy
Parthenocissus
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
Parthenocissus tricuspidata
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Parthenogenetic
Parthenogenitive
Parthenogeny
Parthenon
Parthenope
parthenote
Parthia
Parthian
Parthian arrow
parti pris
parti-color
parti-colored
partial
partial abortion
partial breach
partial correlation
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