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a combining form of genesis:
parthenogenesis. Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for -genesis


combining form
indicating genesis, development, or generation: biogenesis, parthenogenesis
Derived Forms
-genetic, -genic, combining_form:in_adjective
Word Origin
New Latin, from Latin: genesis
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-genesis in Medicine

-genesis suff.
Origin; production: biogenesis.

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