andromerogony

noun
an·​dro·​me·​rog·​o·​ny | \ ¦an(ˌ)drōməˈrägənē \
plural -es

Definition of andromerogony

: development of an embryo from a fertilized enucleated egg or egg fragment which shows only male characters : androgenesis

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First Known Use of andromerogony

1948, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for andromerogony

andr- + merogony

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

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