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dysgenesis


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dysgenesis  \Dys*gen"e*sis\,  n.  [Pref.  dys-  +  genesis.]  (Biol.) 
  A  condition  of  not  generating  or  breeding  freely; 
  infertility;  a  form  homogenesis  in  which  the  hybrids  are 
  sterile  among  themselves,  but  are  fertile  with  members  of 
  either  parent  race. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dysgenesis 
  n  :  infertility  between  hybrids 




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