alloiobiogenesis

noun

al·​loi·​o·​bi·​o·​gen·​e·​sis
ə¦lȯi(ˌ)ō-
: alternation of generations especially of a sexual and an asexual generation compare alloiogenesis

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek alloios different + New Latin biogenesis

First Known Use

circa 1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alloiobiogenesis was circa 1948

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“Alloiobiogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alloiobiogenesis. Accessed 29 Mar. 2023.

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