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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gem·ma·tion /ʤɛˈmeʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 gem·ma·tion /ʤɛˈmeʃən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gem·ma·tion n.
 1. Biol. The formation of a new individual, either animal or vegetable, by a process of budding; an asexual method of reproduction; gemmulation; gemmiparity. See Budding.
 2. Bot. The arrangement of buds on the stalk; also, of leaves in the bud.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : asexual reproduction in which a local growth on the surface
          or in the body of the parent becomes a separate
          individual [syn: pullulation]