angiogenesis


an·gio·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌan-jē-ō-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of ANGIOGENESIS

:  the formation and differentiation of blood vessels
an·gio·gen·ic \-ˈje-nik\ adjective

Origin of ANGIOGENESIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1895

an·gio·gen·e·sis

noun \-ˈjen-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural an·gio·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of ANGIOGENESIS

: the formation and differentiation of blood vessels
an·gio·gen·ic \-ˈjen-ik\ adjective

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