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Words ending in -GENESIS

Words ending with the suffix -GENESIS

This list is expanded and updated regularly.
All of the words on this list are nouns.



abiogenesis
agamogenesis (Biology)
agenesis (Pathology) also agenesia
amelogenesis
androgenesis (Embryology)
angiogenesis (Biology)
anthropogenesis also anthropogeny
atherogenesis
autogenesis also spontaneous generation
biogenesis also biogeny
blastogenesis (Biology)

caenogenesis or cainogenesis or kainogenesis or cenogenesis or kenogenesis

carcinogenesis (Pathology)
chondrogenesis also called chondrosis
cytogenesis (Cell Biology)
diagenesis (Geology)
digenesis (Zoology)
dysgenesis (Pathology)
electrogenesis (Physiology)
embryogenesis also embryogeny
epigenesis 1. (Biology) 2. (Genetics)
frontogenesis (Meteorology)
gametogenesis (Biology)
gamogenesis (Biology)
genesis
Genesis (Religion)
gluconeogenesis (Biochemistry) also glyconeogenesis
glycogenesis (Biochemistry) also glycogeny
glyconeogenesis same as gluconeogenesis
gynogenesis (Biology)

haematogenesis (British English) or hematogenesis (American English) same as haematopoiesis (Br Eng) or hematopoiesis (Am Eng)

heterogenesis 1. (Biology) also heterogeny 2. same as abiogenesis, alternation of generations

histogenesis (Biology)
hypergenesis
hypnogenesis

kenogenesis or cenogenesis or kainogenesis or cainogenesis or caenogenesis

metagenesis
(Biology) also alternation of generations
monogenesis also monogeny
morphogenesis (Embryology)
mutagenesis
neurogenesis
oncogenesis
ontogenesis also ontogeny
oogenesis (Cell Biology)
organogenesis (Biology) also organogeny
orthogenesis 1. (Biology) also called orthoselection 2. (Sociology)
osteogenesis
paedogenesis (British English) or pedogenesis (American English)
palingenesis 1. also rebirth, regeneration 2. (Biology)
pangenesis (Biology)
paragenesis (Geology)
parthenogenesis (Biology)
pathogenesis also pathogeny
pedogenesis (American English) or paedogenesis (British English)
phylogenesis also phylogeny
phytogenesis (Botany) also phytogeny
polygenesis (Biology, Anthropology)
psychogenesis 1. (Psychology) 2. (Pathology)
schizogenesis (Biology)
spermatogenesis (Biology)
sporogenesis (Biology)
syngenesis (Biology) also sexual reproduction
teratogenesis (Biology) also called teratogeny, teratogenicity
thermogenesis
xenogenesis (Biology) also xenogeny
zygogenesis (Biology)
zymogenesis