autopoiesis

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek αὐτόποιος (autopoios, self-produced), coined c. 1972 by Chilean biologists Humberto Maturana and Francisco Varela

NounEdit

autopoiesis (uncountable)

  1. Self creation; self organization.

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Last modified on 13 December 2012, at 18:03