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schizogenesis

[skiz-uh-jen-uh-sis, skit-suh-]
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noun Biology.
  1. reproduction by fission.
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Origin of schizogenesis

First recorded in 1890–95; schizo- + -genesis
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British Dictionary definitions for schizogenesis

schizogenesis

noun
  1. asexual reproduction by fission of the parent organism or part
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Derived Formsschizogenetic (ˌskɪtsəʊdʒɪˈnɛtɪk), adjective
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schizogenesis in Medicine

schizogenesis

(skĭz′ō-jĕnĭ-sĭs, skĭt′sō-)
n.
  1. Reproduction by fission.fissiparity
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