homoiogenetic

adjective ho·moio·genetic \ hō¦mȯiō+ \

Definition of homoiogenetic

:having the ability to induce the formation of a similar part when grafted into an undetermined field
  • the homoiogenetic inducing of a new neural tube by a neural tube graft
used of a determined part of an embryo

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Origin and Etymology of homoiogenetic

home- + genetic


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