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Meaning of ASEXUAL REPRODUCTION

Pronunciation:  ey'sekshooul `reepru'dukshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  reproduction without the fusion of gametes
 
 Synonyms: agamogenesis
 
 See Also: apomixis, blastogenesis, budding, fission, gemmation, monogenesis, parthenogenesis, parthenogeny, pullulation, reproduction, sporulation, virgin birth

 

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Reproduction in which an organism produces one or more clones of itself, such as by fission or budding.
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: Nonsexual means of reproduction which can include grafting and budding.
 

 

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