melanogenesis

noun me·la·no·gen·e·sis \ mə-ˌla-nə-ˈje-nə-səs , ˌme-lə-nō- \

Definition of melanogenesis

: the formation of melanin

Origin and Etymology of melanogenesis

New Latin


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melanogenesis

noun me·la·no·gen·e·sis \ mə-ˌlan-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs , ˌmel-ə-nō- \

medical Definition of melanogenesis

plural melanogeneses play \-ˌsēz\
: the formation of melanin

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