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lysogenesis

[ lahy-suh-jen-uh-sis ]
/ ˌlaɪ səˈdʒɛn ə sɪs /
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noun Microbiology.
production of a lysogen.
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Origin of lysogenesis

First recorded in 1900–05; lyso(gen) + -genesis

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