andromerogony

noun an·dro·me·rog·o·ny \¦an(ˌ)drōməˈrägənē\

Definition of andromerogony

plural

-es

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

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Origin and Etymology of andromerogony

andr- + merogony


First Known Use: 1948


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