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
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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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-from Cuvier's theory of functionally integrated and necessarily static biological species and from Lamarck's autogenesis to Darwin's evolutionary theory (Stanford, 2006: 19-20).
AUTO-ORGANIZACION IMPOLITICA DE LA COMUNIDAD ABIERTA VERSUS AUTOGENESIS ERRATICA DE LA CIVILIZACION
Ilizarov versus There was no (2014) (42) motorized significant difference distraction in the time to union (Autogenesis, between the motorized Inc., Baltimore, group and the manual MD) group.
Juan Cruz Cruz, en cambio, ha preferido traducir Thathandlung como "autogenesis".
drama of Menenhetet's autogenesis, although integral to the
El poema equivale, por asi decirlo, a una autogenesis poetica y civil.
Exploring the natural "autogenesis" of melodic inspiration, Trippett reveals a range of scientific measures undertaken in nineteenth-century Germany to pinpoint the physiological origins of melodic cognition.
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.
At the same time, Sybil Dacy disrupts this "fantasy of male autogenesis" by "inserting herself within the circuit of male self-reflection and reordering the logic of the male quest plot"; her "feminist agency," however, comes with its own cost--her subsequent self-immolation (238, 239).
La primera era la personificacion del tiempo como abstraccion, el dios de las edades, creado por autogenesis y unido a la inevitabilidad.