neophyosis

noun neo·phy·o·sis \ˌneəˌfīˈosə̇s\

Definition of neophyosis

plural

-es

  1. :  rejuvenation of a citrus strain long vegetatively reproduced by seedlings developing from nucellar buds and reproducing the original characters of the strain

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Origin and Etymology of neophyosis

New Latin, from ne- + Greek phyein to grow + -osis -osis


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