catagenesis

[kat-uh-jen-uh-sis]

Origin of catagenesis

First recorded in 1880–85; cata- + genesis
Related formscat·a·ge·net·ic [kat-uh-juh-net-ik] /ˌkæt ə dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/, adjective
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catagenesis in Medicine

catagenesis

[kăt′ə-jĕnĭ-sĭs]
n.
  1. involution
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