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organogenesis

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noun or·gan·o·gen·e·sis \ˌȯr-gə-nō-ˈje-nə-səs, ȯr-ˌga-nə-\

Definition of organogenesis

  1. :  the origin and development of bodily organs — compare morphogenesis

or·gan·o·ge·net·ic play \-jə-ˈne-tik\ adjective


Origin of organogenesis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1860


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organogenesis

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noun or·gan·o·gen·e·sis \ˌȯr-gə-nō-ˈjen-ə-səs, ȯr-ˌgan-ə-\

Medical Definition of organogenesis

plural or·gan·o·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  the origin and development of bodily organs—compare morphogenesis

  2. or·gan·o·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\play adjective




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