gonochorism

noun
gon·​o·​cho·​rism | \¦gänə¦kōrˌizəm\
plural -s

Definition of gonochorism 

1 : dioecism

2 : the development or evolution of sex

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Other Words from gonochorism

gonochorismal \ ¦gänəkō¦rizməl \ adjective

History and Etymology for gonochorism

International Scientific Vocabulary gon- + -chorism (from Greek chōrismos separation, from chōrizein to separate); originally formed as German gonochorismus

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