Medical Dictionary


noun meta·gen·e·sis \-ˈjen-ə-səs\
plural meta·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of METAGENESIS

:  alternation of generations; especially :  regular alternation of a sexual and an asexual generation
meta·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\ adjective


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