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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The development and growth of an embryo.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The generation of embryos, or development from embryos; embryogeny; the subject-matter of the science of embryology.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The process by which an embryo is formed and develops.

Etymologies

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embryo +‎ -genesis

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