-gony


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-gony

suff.
Generation; reproduction; manner of origin: heterogony.

[Latin -gonia, from Greek -goneia, from gonos, offspring; see genə- in Indo-European roots.]

-gony

n combining form
genesis, origin, or production: cosmogony.
[from Latin -gonia, from Greek, -goneia, from gonos seed, procreation]

-gony

a combining form meaning “origin,” “development”: cosmogony.
[< Greek -gonia; see gono-, -y3]