antiangiogenesis

noun
an·​ti·​an·​gio·​gen·​e·​sis | \ -ˌan-jē-ō-ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce antiangiogenesis (audio) \
plural antiangiogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce antiangiogeneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiangiogenesis

: the prevention or inhibition of angiogenesis

Other Words from antiangiogenesis

antiangiogenic \ -​ˈjen-​ik How to pronounce antiangiogenic (audio) \ adjective

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“Antiangiogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antiangiogenesis. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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