oncogenesis

noun
on·​co·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌäŋ-kō-ˈje-nə-səs How to pronounce oncogenesis (audio) \

Definition of oncogenesis

: the induction or formation of tumors

First Known Use of oncogenesis

circa 1932, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for oncogenesis

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oncogenesis

noun
on·​co·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌäŋ-kō-ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce oncogenesis (audio) \
plural oncogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce oncogeneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of oncogenesis

: the induction or formation of tumors

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