noun syn·genesis \(ˈ)sin, sən+\

Definition of syngenesis

  1. 1 :  sexual reproduction; specifically :  derivation of the zygote from both paternal and maternal substance —called also ovism and spermism

  2. 2 :  encasement 1b

  3. 3 :  community of origin :  blood relationship

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Origin and Etymology of syngenesis

New Latin, from syn- + genesis

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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