Definition of Gemmation. Meaning of Gemmation. Synonyms of Gemmation

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Definition of Gemmation

Gemmation Gem*ma"tion, n. [Cf. F. gemmation.] 1. (Biol.) The formation of a new individual, either animal or vegetable, by a process of budding; an asexual method of reproduction; gemmulation; gemmiparity. See Budding. 2. (Bot.) The arrangement of buds on the stalk; also, of leaves in the bud.

Meaning of Gemmation from wikipedia

- genetically identical polyps reproduce a****ually, either by budding (gemmation) or by dividing, whether longitudinally or transversely. Budding involves...