-genesis


a combining form of genesis: parthenogenesis.

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British Dictionary definitions for -genesis

-genesis


n combining form

indicating genesis, development, or generationbiogenesis; parthenogenesis
Derived Forms-genetic or -genic, adj combining form

Word Origin for -genesis

New Latin, from Latin: genesis
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Medicine definitions for -genesis

-genesis


suff.

Origin; production:biogenesis.
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