Meaning of androgenesis in English:

androgenesis

noun

Biology
  • A form of uniparental inheritance in which only the paternal genes contribute to the genome of the offspring, occurring chiefly as a rare abnormality or by artificial induction.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From andro- + -genesis.

Pronunciation

androgenesis

/ˌandrə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/