hemopoiesis

noun
he·​mo·​poi·​e·​sis | \ ˌhē-mə-pȯi-ˈē-səs How to pronounce hemopoiesis (audio) \

Definition of hemopoiesis

Other Words from hemopoiesis

hemopoietic \ ˌhē-​mə-​pȯi-​ˈe-​tik How to pronounce hemopoiesis (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of hemopoiesis

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hemopoiesis

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“Hemopoiesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hemopoiesis. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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hemopoiesis

noun
he·​mo·​poi·​e·​sis
variants: or chiefly British haemopoiesis \ ˌhē-​mə-​pȯi-​ˈē-​səs How to pronounce hemopoiesis (audio) \
plural hemopoieses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce hemopoiesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemopoiesis

Other Words from hemopoiesis

hemopoietic or chiefly British haemopoietic \ -​ˈet-​ik How to pronounce hemopoiesis (audio) \ adjective

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