Definition of Gemmations

1. Noun. (plural of gemmation) ¹



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Definition of Gemmations

1. gemmation [n] - See also: gemmation

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gemmations

gemistocytic reaction
gemistocytoma
gemitores
gemlike
gemmaceous
gemmae
gemmal
gemman
gemmary
gemmate
gemmated
gemmates
gemmating
gemmations (current term)
gemmed
gemmen
gemmeous
gemmeries
gemmery
gemmier
gemmiest
gemmiferous
gemmification
gemmifications
gemmiflorate
gemmily
gemminess
gemminesses

Literary usage of Gemmations

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1. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1883)
"... to the early extension of the composite structure a more or less spiral direction,§ which only gives place to the cyclical after repeated gemmations. ..."

2. The Popular Science Monthly (1874)
"... is at right angles to the longitudinal development of the sections. The interminable gemmations and addition of segments to the ..."

3. Lectures on the Comparative Anatomy and Physiology of the Invertebrate by Richard Owen (1855)
"Such individual is due to the succession of incomplete gemmations ; the reproductive process is completed, and the compound animal is resolved into the ..."

4. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1864)
"... because they have an ovipositor and eggs^but, for my part, I believe they are without sex, and their so-called eggs are gemmations. ..."

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