diplogenesis

[dĭp′lō-jĕnĭ-sĭs]

n.

The development of a double fetus or of a fetus with a part or parts doubled.

Nearby words

  1. diplococcoid,
  2. diplococcus,
  3. diplocoria,
  4. diplodocus,
  5. diploe,
  6. diploic,
  7. diploic vein,
  8. diploid,
  9. diploidy,
  10. diploma


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