monogenetic definition

  • adjective:
    • regarding or exhibiting monogenesis.
    • Having a single host through length of the life cycle.
    • Produced under a single pair of continuing conditions. Used of soil.
    • having a single supply, while it began with one place at a single minute
    • of or pertaining to monogenesis
    • One in genesis; caused by one process of development; -- utilized of a mountain range.
    • concerning, or concerning, monogenesis.
  • others:
    • Of or pertaining to monogenesis.
    • Of or relating to monogenism.
    • In geology, becoming caused by one hereditary process: used by Dana to mountain-ranges.
    • getting the whole life-history one period, there becoming no alternation of generations, or, in parasitic types, of hosts.

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