xenogenesis(redirected from xenogeny)
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2. production of offspring unlike either parent.
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The supposed production of offspring markedly different from either parent.
xen′o·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk), xen′o·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.
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