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a.1.(Biol.) Metagenetic.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Some groups, as Lepto- and Anthomedusae have metagenic life cycles with benthic stages, alternating sexual and asexual reproductive processes that may lead to seasonally jellyfish blooms in coastal waters (Palma & Rosales, 1995; Palma & Apablaza, 2006; Purcell et al., 2007).
Frequent vegetable consumption can also neutralize the metagenic aromatic anines that develop in barbecued or charred meats.