chromogenesis

noun
chro·​mo·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌkrō-mə-ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce chromogenesis (audio) \
plural chromogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce chromogeneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of chromogenesis

: color production (as by the metabolic activities of bacteria and fungi)

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