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merogony

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noun me·rog·o·ny \mə-ˈräg-ə-nē\

Medical Definition of merogony

plural

merogonies

  1. :  development of an embryo by a process that is genetically equivalent to male parthenogenesis and that involves segmentation and differentiation of an egg or egg fragment deprived of its own nucleus but having a functional male nucleus introduced

merogonic

\ˌmer-ə-ˈgän-ik\play adjective

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