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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Process in which an unfertilized egg develops into a new individual; Human conception without fertilization by a man.

Usage examples (26)
  • And of course this process is called parthenogenesis (ph).
  • The dragons, both males, are believed to be the first in North Wichita zoo arrive via process known as parthenogenesis WICHITA,
  • Instead, she bears her own offspring in an asexual process called parthenogenesis, ensuring that 100 percent of her genes are passed on.
  • ISCO's technology, called "parthenogenesis," results in the creation of pluripotent hpSC from unfertilized human eggs. for more
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