am·​pho·​gen·​ic | \ ¦amfə¦jenik\

Definition of amphogenic

: producing approximately equal numbers of male and female offspring

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Other Words from amphogenic

amphogeny \ amˈfäjənē \ noun, plural -es

First Known Use of amphogenic

circa 1948, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amphogenic

ampho- + -genic

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