fissiparity

[ fĭs′ə-părĭ-tē ]

n.

schizogenesis

Nearby words

  1. fission, nuclear,
  2. fission-fusion bomb,
  3. fission-track dating,
  4. fissionable,
  5. fissipalmate,
  6. fissiparous,
  7. fissiped,
  8. fissirostral,
  9. fissura,
  10. fissure


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Examples from the Web for fissiparity

  • These are produced by budding, or fissiparity, from individuals like themselves.

    The Ocean World:|Louis Figuier