schizogenesis

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schizogenesis

 [skiz″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
reproduction by fission.

schiz·o·gen·e·sis

(skiz'ō-jen'ĕ-sis),
Reproduction by fission.
[schizo- + G. genesis, origin]

schizogenesis

(skĭz′ō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, skĭt′sō-)
n. Biology
Reproduction by fission, especially in an annelid worm.

schiz·o·gen·e·sis

(skiz'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
Reproduction by fission.
Synonym(s): fissiparity.
[schizo- + G. genesis, origin]

schizogenesis

Reproduction by simple division into two or more individuals (fission).