autogenesis


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au·to·gen·e·sis

 (ô′tō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs) also au·tog·e·ny (ô-tŏj′ə-nē)
au′to·ge·ne′tic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
au′to·ge·net′i·cal·ly adv.

autogenesis

(ˌɔːtəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs) or

autogeny

n
(Biology) another word for abiogenesis1
autogenetic adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.autogenesis - a hypothetical organic phenomenon by which living organisms are created from nonliving matterautogenesis - a hypothetical organic phenomenon by which living organisms are created from nonliving matter
organic phenomenon - (biology) a natural phenomenon involving living plants and animals
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drama of Menenhetet's autogenesis, although integral to the
El poema equivale, por asi decirlo, a una autogenesis poetica y civil.
Interesa proyectar la comprension de las redes con la apropiacion de conceptos como la autogenesis, identificada como una caracteristica clave de la vida que los biologos Humberto Maturana y Francisco Varela, calificaron de autopoiesis: que se hace a si misma.
In Rushdie's case, it was clearly an example of autogenesis in which the individual came into being by re-embodying himself in a new name that endowed him with a different lineage.
La primera era la personificacion del tiempo como abstraccion, el dios de las edades, creado por autogenesis y unido a la inevitabilidad.
98, autogenesis gives way without transition to Ea's creation of mankind.
own thumb in place of breast milk--almost in autogenesis.
Dios es su propia autogenesis y la unica substancia:
Esto lo demuestra las diferencias entre la cibernetica clasica y la cibernetica no clasica, (29) en proporcion directa con los sorprendentes avances de la inteligencia artificial, por una parte y, los sistemas constituidos por organismos vivos en virtud de la autopoiesis que dirime la autogenesis.
As Siegel summarized, nineteenth-century doctors "defended the claim that life begins at conception with an argument that life developed by autogenesis.