anagen an·a·gen (ān’ə-jěn’)
The growth phase of the hair cycle during which new hair is formed.
Biology. the progressive evolution of a species. Compare . Physiology. the regeneration of tissue.
Biology. the progressive evolution of a species. Compare . Physiology. the regeneration of tissue. Historical Examples The rôle of the anagenetic energies is to raise the inferior energies to their own level by assimilating inorganic substances. Creative Evolution Henri Bergson
an ornament sculptured or embossed in low relief, as a cameo. Optics. a composite picture printed in two colors that produces a three-dimensional image when viewed through spectacles having lenses of corresponding colors. Historical Examples The anaglyph was peculiar to the Egyptian priests; the hieroglyph generally known to the well educated. The Caxtons, Complete Edward […]
a pair of spectacles for viewing an .