HyperDic: morphallaxis

English > 1 sense of the word morphallaxis:
NOUNprocessmorphallaxisregeneration on a reduced scale of a body part
English > morphallaxis: 1 sense > noun 1, process
Meaningregeneration on a reduced scale of a body part; observed especially in invertebrates such as certain lobsters.
Broaderregeneration(biology) growth anew of lost tissue or destroyed parts or organs

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