etheogenesis

noun
etheo·​genesis | \ ˌē|thēō, ˌe|+ \

Definition of etheogenesis

: male parthenogenesis : development of an unfertilized male gamete into an organism

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History and Etymology for etheogenesis

New Latin etheo- (from Greek ēitheos unmarried youth) + New Latin -genesis

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“Etheogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/etheogenesis. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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