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Ontogenesis

On`to`gen´e`sis
n.1.(Biol.) The history of the individual development of an organism; the sequence of events involved in the development of an organism; the history of the evolution of the germ; the development of an individual organism, - in distinction from phylogeny, or evolution of the tribe. Called also henogenesis, henogeny.
Noun1.ontogenesis - (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level; "he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"
amelogenesis, angiogenesis, anthesis, apposition, auxesis, biological process, biological science, biology, blossoming, caenogenesis, cainogenesis, cenogenesis, cohesion, culture, cytogenesis, cytogeny, dentition, development, efflorescence, florescence, flowering, foliation, fructification, gametogenesis, gastrulation, germination, growing, growth, inflorescence, infructescence, intussusception, isometry, juvenescence, kainogenesis, kenogenesis, leafing, life cycle, masculinisation, masculinization, maturation, morphogenesis, myelinisation, myelinization, neurogenesis, odontiasis, ontogeny, organic process, palingenesis, proliferation, psychomotor development, psychosexual development, recapitulation, rooting, sprouting, suppression, teething, teratogenesis, vegetation, virilisation, virilization
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Onopordum
Onopordum acanthium
Onosmodium
Onrush
Onsager
Onset
onshore
onside
onside kick
Onslaught
onstage
Onstead
Ontario
Ontic
Onto
onto land
-- Ontogenesis --
Ontogenetic
Ontogenic
ontogeny
Ontologic
Ontological
Ontologically
Ontologist
Ontology
Onus
Onus probandi
Onward
onward motion
Onwardness
Onwards
OnX
Ony
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