Definition of nomogenesis in English:

nomogenesis

noun

Biology
historical
  • A theory which regards evolutionary change as resulting from laws inherent in the nature of living organisms, rather than from external factors.

Origin

1920s. From nomo- + -genesis, after Russian nomogenez.

Pronunciation

nomogenesis

/ˌnəʊməˈdʒɛnɪsɪs//ˌnɒməˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/