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OTHER WORDS FROM telegonytel·e·gon·ic [tel-i-gon-ik], /ˌtɛl ɪˈgɒn ɪk/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for telegony
In 2004 the Russian Orthodox Church sponsored the publication of “Virginity and Telegony.”
Weismann does not absolutely deny the possibility of the existence of telegony, but he would like more evidence.
His experiments so far support the view of Continental mule breeders, that telegony, if it takes place, occurs very seldom.
The idea of telegony, the persistent influence of the first mating, may be invoked to explain this discrepancy.
Telegony is still believed by many animal breeders, but it has no place in science.
The phenomenon has recently been endowed with a new name—Telegony.