biogeny


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bi·og·e·ny

 (bī-ŏj′ə-nē)
n.
Variant of biogenesis.

biogeny

(baɪˈɒdʒɪnɪ)
n
the evolutionary history of living organisms

biogenesis, biogeny

1. the process by which living organisms develop from other living organisms.
2. the belief that living organisms can only develop from other living organisms. — biogenic, biogenetic, adj.biogenetically, biogenically, adv.
See also: Biology
1. the process by which living organisms develop from other living organisms.
2. the belief that this process is the only way in which living organisms can develop. — biogenetic, biogenic, adj.
See also: Life
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.biogeny - the production of living organisms from other living organismsbiogeny - the production of living organisms from other living organisms
multiplication, propagation, generation - the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
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