morphogenetic

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adjective mor·pho·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈne-tik\

Definition of morphogenetic

  1. :  relating to or concerned with the development of normal organic form <morphogenetic movements of early embryonic cells>

morphogenetically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1884

First Known Use of morphogenetic

1884


Medical Dictionary

morphogenetic

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adjective mor·pho·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\

Medical Definition of morphogenetic

  1. :  relating to or concerned with the development of normal form or structure especially as controlled by the growth, differentiation, and movement of cells and tissues <morphogenetic movements of early embryonic cells>

morphogenetically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb <a morphogenetically active matrix>

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