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 for henogenesis
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Henoge ny \He*nog"e* ny\, Henogenesis \Hen`o*gen"e*sis\, n. [Gr.
     e"i`s, masc., "e`n, neut., one + root of ? to be born.]
     (Biol.)
     Same as Ontogeny.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ontogenesis \On`to*gen"e*sis\, Ontogeny \On*tog"e*ny\, n. [See
     Ontology, and Genesis.] (Biol.)
     The history of the individual development of an organism; the
     sequence of events involved in the development of an
     organism; the history of the evolution of the germ; the
     development of an individual organism, -- in distinction from
     phylogeny, or evolution of the tribe. Called also
     henogenesis, henogeny.
  
     Syn: growth, growing, maturation, development.
          [1913 Webster]

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