atherogenesis

noun
ath·​ero·​gen·​e·​sis | \ˌa-thə-rō-ˈje-nə-səs \

Definition of atherogenesis 

: the formation of atheroma

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1948, in the meaning defined above

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atherogenesis

noun
ath·​ero·​gen·​e·​sis | \ˌath-ə-rō-ˈjen-ə-səs \
plural atherogeneses\-​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of atherogenesis 

: the formation of atheroma

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