merogenesis


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merogenesis

 [mer″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
cleavage of a zygote.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mer·o·gen·e·sis

(mer'ō-jen'ĕ-sis),
1. Reproduction by segmentation.
2. Cleavage of a zygote.
[mero- + G. genesis, origin]
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merogenesis

(1) Cleavage (of an embryo). 
(2) Reproduction by cleavage.
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mer·o·gen·e·sis

(mer'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
1. Reproduction by segmentation.
2. Cleavage of an oocyte.
[mero- + G. genesis, origin]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012