autogenesis[ôt′ō jen′ə sis]
Origin: auto- plush -genesis
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- auˌto·ge·neˈtic adjective
- auˌto·ge·netˈi·cal·ly adverb
autogenesis - Medical Definition
- The supposed development of living organisms from nonliving matter.
- The process by which a vaccine is made from bacteria obtained from the patient's own body.
- autogenetic adjective
- autogenetically adverb