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Paedogenesis

Definition of Paedogenesis:

part of speech: noun

Breeding while still in the young or larval state, as Axolotl, certain Diptera.

Usage examples for Paedogenesis:

  • Die Paedogenesis der Cecidomyiden. "The Life-Story of Insects", Geo. H. Carpenter.

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