osteogenesis

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noun os·te·o·gen·e·sis \ˌä-stē-ə-ˈje-nə-səs\

Definition of osteogenesis

  1. :  development and formation of bone

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Origin and Etymology of osteogenesis

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

osteogenesis

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noun os·teo·gen·e·sis \ˌäs-tē-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of osteogenesis

plural

osteogeneses

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  1. :  development and formation of bone


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