anagenetic /an'euh jeuh net"ik/, anagenetical, adj.
/an'euh jen"euh sis/, n.
1. Biol. the progressive evolution of a species. Cf. catagenesis.
2. Physiol. the regeneration of tissue.
[1875-80; < NL; see ANA-, GENESIS]

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  • anagenesis — anagenesis. См. анагенез. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • anagenesis — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1889 evolutionary change producing a single lineage in which one taxon replaces another without branching compare cladogenesis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • anagenesis — noun The evolution of a new species by the large scale change in gene frequency so that the new species replaces the old rather than branching to produce an additional species …   Wiktionary

  • anagenesis — 1. Repair of tissue. 2. Regeneration of lost parts. [G. ana, up, + genesis, production] …   Medical dictionary

  • anagenesis — n. progressive development of species (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anagenesis — an·a·gen·e·sis …   English syllables

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