gemmulation

[ jem-yuh-ley-shuh n ]
/ ˌdʒɛm yəˈleɪ ʃən /

noun

the process of reproduction by gemmules.

Nearby words

  1. gemmiform,
  2. gemmipara,
  3. gemmiparous,
  4. gemmological,
  5. gemmologist,
  6. gemmule,
  7. gemmuliferous,
  8. gemmy,
  9. gemology,
  10. gemot

Origin of gemmulation


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British Dictionary definitions for gemmulation

gemmulation

/ (ˌdʒɛmjʊˈleɪʃən) /

noun

the process of reproducing by or bearing gemmules
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