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noun, Biology.
(in the asexual reproduction of certain sporozoans) the multiple fission of a trophozoite or schizont into merozoites.
asexual reproduction in protozoans that is characterized by multiple fission

schizogony schi·zog·o·ny (skĭ-zŏg’ə-nē, skĭt-sŏg’-)
Multiple fission in which the nucleus divides first, and then the cell divides into as many parts as there are nuclei. Also called merogony.


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