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cenogenesis

/ (ˌsiːnəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs) /
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noun
a US spelling of caenogenesis
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How to use cenogenesis in a sentence

  • But he has so little mastered it that he has never understood the distinction between palingenesis and cenogenesis.

    The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel
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