[ an-uh-jen-uh-sis ]
/ ˌæn əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs /
Biology. the progressive evolution of a species.Compare catagenesis.
Physiology. the regeneration of tissue.
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OTHER WORDS FROM anagenesisan·a·ge·net·ic [an-uh-juh-net-ik] /ˌæn ə dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/, an·a·ge·net·i·cal, adjective
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The rôle of the anagenetic energies is to raise the inferior energies to their own level by assimilating inorganic substances.Creative Evolution|Henri Bergson