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 (bī′ō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs) also bi·og·e·ny (bī-ŏj′ə-nē)
1. The principle that living organisms develop only from other living organisms and not from nonliving matter.
2. Generation of living organisms from other living organisms.
4. The supposed recurrence of the evolutionary stages of a species during the embryonic development and differentiation of a member of that species. Also called recapitulation.

bi′o·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk), bi′o·ge·net′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
bi′o·ge·net′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.biogenetic - of or relating to the production of living organisms from other living organismsbiogenetic - of or relating to the production of living organisms from other living organisms
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He said that resistance management strategy was being made agaisnt various disease of crops and added that there was need to focus on biogenetic alongwith pesticides and fertilizers.
With the growing trend toward natural health and vitamin and mineral supplements, there is growing demand to tailor each person's intake based on their unique biogenetic makeup.
Resources for mental health within the total health budget are much lower because the psychiatric establishment is looked down upon by other doctors--in some cases, rightly so because their biogenetic account of mental illness is being disproven.
Located near the village of Llanbedr in Gwynedd, the parcel of land is within a Site of Special Scientific Interest and the wider area is recognised as a Special Area of Conservation and a Biogenetic Reserve.
5(Petra)-Jordanian researcher Yusuf Hannun won Kuwait's prize for scientific advancement in the field of basic Biogenetic category for the year 2012.
In seven sections, she examines farm policy, consolidation of the food chain, the exploitation of organics, food safety deregulation, factory farming, biogenetic technology and the threat to our genetic commons, and finally building the political power to challenge the "foodopoly.
Peter's road leads him to his father's colleague, Dr Curt Connors, and the biogenetic company he works for, Oscorp.
and Chaetoceros brevis, she discusses a column separation and off-line approach to study iron speciation kinetics in seawater; a method for destroying and analyzing biogenetic silicon in the two species; the off-line chromatographic assessment of Fe(II) in seawater; the relevance of iron adsorption to container materials in small-volume experiments on iron marine chemistry to assess capacity, affinity, and kinetics; and the compartmental kinetic analysis of iron speciation in seawater in the presence of Southern Ocean diatoms.
In any event, just to assert that "Haeckel was wrong about his biogenetic law" (Pickett et al.
The author discusses the methods by which lesbian and gay carers have challenged heteronormative views of adult relationships, the idea of 'natural' parenting, conventional state child welfare models, the biogenetic basis of adult--child bonds, notions of the proper 'family' and the supposedly non-political nature of heterosexual kinship.
Datamonitor estimates that biogenetic sales of insulin, human growth factor, epoetin, CSFs, interferon alpha and interferon beta could total $2.
When the mysterious, hateful Drakh unleash a deadly biogenetic plague on Earth, mankind faces its demise within five years.