alloiogenesis

noun
al·​loi·​o·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ə¦lȯiōˈjenəsə̇s \

Definition of alloiogenesis

: alternation of sexual and parthenogenetic generations especially in certain flatworms

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First Known Use of alloiogenesis

1896, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alloiogenesis

New Latin, from Greek alloios + New Latin genesis

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“Alloiogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alloiogenesis. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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