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metagenesis

 [met″ah-jen´ĕ-sis]
alternation in regular sequence of asexual and sexual methods of reproduction in the same species, as in certain fungi. Called also alternation of generations and heterogenesis.

metagenesis

/meta·gen·e·sis/ (-jen´ĕ-sis) alternation of generations; alternation in regular sequence of asexual and sexual reproductive methods, as in certain fungi.

metagenesis

(mĕt′ə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
Alternation of generations between sexual and asexual forms.

met′a·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.

metagenesis

[met′əjen′əsis]
Etymology: Gk, meta + genein, to produce
the regular alternation of sexual with asexual methods of reproduction within the same species. metagenetic, metagenic, adj.

metagenesis

alternation of generations; there are alternate sexual and asexual cycles of reproduction in the one species.