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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The formation and differentiation of tissues and organs.

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  • Thirdly, the several biological sciences which describe the development of organisms are comprised under the general name of morphogeny (morphe and genea, "origin"), or...
  • The two branches of morphogeny are ontogeny (ont -, participial stem, "being") and phylogeny (phylon, "race", "stock"). for more
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