lysogenesis

noun
ly·so·gen·e·sis | \ˌlī-sə-ˈjen-ə-səs \
plural lysogeneses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of lysogenesis 

1 : the production of lysins or of the phenomenon of lysis

2 : lysogeny

Learn More about lysogenesis

Share lysogenesis

Dictionary Entries near lysogenesis

lysis

lysocephalin

lysogen

lysogenesis

lysogenic

lysogenize

lysogeny

Comments on lysogenesis

What made you want to look up lysogenesis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

required by fashion, etiquette, or custom

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!