leukemogenesis

play
noun leu·ke·mo·gen·e·sis \lü-ˌkē-mə-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of leukemogenesis

  1. :  induction or production of leukemia

leukemogenic

play \lü-ˌkē-mə-ˈje-nik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of leukemogenesis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1942


Medical Dictionary

leukemogenesis

noun leu·ke·mo·gen·e·sis

Medical Definition of leukemogenesis

plural

leukemogeneses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  induction or production of leukemia

leukemogenic

or chiefly British

leukaemogenic

\-ˈjen-ik\play adjective

leukemogenicity

or chiefly British

leukaemogenicity

\-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\play noun plural

leukemogenicities

Variants of leukemogenesis

or chiefly British

leukaemogenesis

\lü-ˌkē-mə-ˈjen-ə-səs\play

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up leukemogenesis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a leading champion of a cause

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • fox-in-front-of-cabin-in-winter
  • The month of December comes from a Latin word that referred to which month of the year?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ