lysogenesis

[ lahy-suh-jen-uh-sis ]
/ ˌlaɪ səˈdʒɛn ə sɪs /

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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Medical definitions for lysogenesis

lysogenesis
[ lī′sə-jĕnĭ-sĭs ]

n.

Lysin production.
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