TITLE

merogenesis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1344
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "merogenesis" is presented. The term refers to multiplication or reproduction by segmentation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the medical term is also provided in the reference entry.
ACCESSION #
21235543

 

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