A doctrine that genesis or creation of living organisms may take destination only through company of living germs or moms and dads called also biogeny against abiogenesis
- creation of a chemical substance by a full time income organism
- producing living organisms from other living organisms
- Alt. of Biogeny
in addition bio-genesis, 1870, "principle that living organisms arise just from pre-existing lifestyle matter," coined by English biologist T.H. Huxley (1825-1895) from Greek bios "life" (see bio-) + -genesis "birth, source, creation." Related: Biogenetic; biogenetical.
(letter.) Alt. of Biogeny
Under the heading of Abiogenesis is discussed the series of steps by which the modern acceptance of biogenesis and rejection of abiogenesis has been brought about.