Definition of autogenesis in English:

autogenesis

noun

  • Origination with no external cause; self-generation.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in British Journal Dental Science. From auto- + -genesis, originally after French autogénie autogeny. Compare German Autogenesis, Autogenese, French autogénèse.

Pronunciation

autogenesis

/ˌɔːtə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/