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hematopoiesis

noun he·ma·to·poi·e·sis

Medical Definition of hematopoiesis

plural hematopoieses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  the formation of blood or of blood cells in the living body—called also



Illustration of hematopoiesis

Variants of hematopoiesis

or chiefly British haematopoiesis \hi-ˌmat-ə-pȯi-ˈē-səs, ˌhē-mət-ō-\play play

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