morphogenesis


mor·pho·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌmr-fə-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of MORPHOGENESIS

:  the formation and differentiation of tissues and organs — compare organogenesis

Origin of MORPHOGENESIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1890

mor·pho·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌmr-fə-ˈjen-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural mor·pho·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of MORPHOGENESIS

: the formation and differentiation of tissues and organs—compare organogenesis

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