paedogenesis

noun

sexual reproduction in an animal that retains its larval featuresSee also neoteny

Nearby words

  1. paediatric,
  2. paediatrician,
  3. paediatrics,
  4. paedo,
  5. paedo-,
  6. paedology,
  7. paedomorph,
  8. paedomorphism,
  9. paedomorphosis,
  10. paedophile

Derived Formspaedogenetic (ˌpiːdəʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk) or paedogenic, adjective

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