teratogenesis


ter·a·to·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌter-ə-tə-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of TERATOGENESIS

:  production of developmental malformations

Origin of TERATOGENESIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1901

ter·a·to·gen·e·sis

noun \ˌter-ə-tə-ˈjen-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural ter·a·to·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of TERATOGENESIS

: production of developmental malformations

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