Ontogenesis

Definition of Ontogenesis

On`to`gen´e`sis
n.1.(Biol.) The history of the individual development of an organism; the sequence of events involved in the development of an organism; the history of the evolution of the germ; the development of an individual organism, - in distinction from phylogeny, or evolution of the tribe. Called also henogenesis, henogeny.

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amelogenesis, angiogenesis, anthesis, apposition, auxesis, biological process, biological science, biology, blossoming, caenogenesis, cainogenesis, cenogenesis, cohesion, culture, cytogenesis, cytogeny, dentition, development, efflorescence, florescence, flowering, foliation, fructification, gametogenesis, gastrulation, germination, growing, growth, inflorescence, infructescence, intussusception, isometry, juvenescence, kainogenesis, kenogenesis, leafing, life cycle, masculinisation, masculinization, maturation, morphogenesis, myelinisation, myelinization, neurogenesis, odontiasis, ontogeny, organic process, palingenesis, proliferation, psychomotor development, psychosexual development, recapitulation, rooting, sprouting, suppression, teething, teratogenesis, vegetation, virilisation, virilization
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