exogeny definition

  • noun:
    • impact by outside causes.
    • Growth on the exterior or near the surface.
    • A division of woody plants whose stem is created by successive accretions towards the outside the lumber underneath the bark
    • A phase in the life cycle of a hair follicle for which a hair exits the hair follicle.
    • Exogamy.
    • Same as exogamy.
    • In sporozoans, sporulation happening after the cyst features kept the host, as with Gregarinida and Coccidiidea usually. See endogeny.

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