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- n. reproduction by budding; gemmation
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Reproduction by budding; gemmation. See budding.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being gemmiparous; the faculty of reproducing by gemmation, as in polyps. The buds may separate from the parent and become distinct animals, or remain attached to it. See gemmation.
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