Dictionary

embryogenesis

noun em·bryo·gen·e·sis \ˌem-brē-ō-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of EMBRYOGENESIS

:  the formation and development of the embryo
em·bryo·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈne-tik\ adjective

First Known Use of EMBRYOGENESIS

1830

embryogenesis

noun em·bryo·gen·e·sis \ˌem-brē-ō-ˈjen-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural em·bryo·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of EMBRYOGENESIS

:  the formation and development of the embryo
em·bryo·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\ adjective

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: embryogenyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: embryoAll Words Near: embryogenesis
May 07, 2015
virtuoso Hear it
a person skilled in the fine arts
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears