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-gony

noun combining form

Definition of -gony

  1. :  generation :  reproduction :  manner of coming into being <isogony>



Origin and Etymology of -gony

Latin -gonia, from Greek, from gonos


Medical Dictionary

-gony

noun combining form -g·o·ny \gə-nē\

Medical Definition of -gony

plural

-gonies

  1. :  manner of generation or reproduction <schizogony>




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