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paedogenesis

/ˌpiːdəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/
noun
1.
sexual reproduction in an animal that retains its larval features See also neoteny
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paedogenetic (ˌpiːdəʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk), paedogenic, adjective
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