oncogeny

noun
on·​cog·​e·​ny | \ äŋˈkäjənē, änˈ- \
plural -es

Definition of oncogeny

: the process of tumor formation

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onco- entry 1 + -geny

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“Oncogeny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oncogeny. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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