digenetic

adjective di·ge·net·ic \ ˌdī-jə-ˈne-tik \

Definition of digenetic

:of or relating to a subclass (Digenea) of trematode worms in which sexual reproduction as an internal parasite of a vertebrate alternates with asexual reproduction in a mollusk

Origin and Etymology of digenetic

New Latin Digenetica, subclass name (synonym of Digenea), from di- + genetica, neuter plural of geneticus genetic


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digenetic

adjective di·ge·net·ic \ ˌdī-jə-ˈnet-ik \

medical Definition of digenetic

1 :of or relating to digenesis
2 :of or relating to the taxon Digenea of trematode worms

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