The series of changes in the life of an organism, including reproduction.
More example sentences
- Entry into the transport medium may or may not be a regular part of the life cycle of an organism.
- The phytohormone ethylene plays roles in physiological processes throughout the life cycle of the plant.
- Like other animals, they pass through a life cycle from birth to maturity to death.
Definition of life cycle in:
- The British & World English dictionary