Origin of digenesis
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Related Words for digeneticancestral, historical, hereditary, patrimonial, digenetic, eugenic, genital, matriclinous, sporogenous
of or relating to digenesis
(of parasites) having two hosts
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Reproduction in distinctive patterns in alternate generations, typically involving alternating sexual and asexual cycles in succeeding host organisms, as seen in malarial parasites and certain trematode flatworms.
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