noun poe·ci·log·o·ny \ˌpēsəˈlägənē\

Definition of poecilogony



  1. :  a supposed method of development occurring in invertebrate animals where in the same species there are two kinds of young although the adults are exactly alike

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Origin and Etymology of poecilogony

International Scientific Vocabulary poecil- + -gony

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a trip made at another's expense

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