[ his-tuh-jen-uh-sis ]
/ ˌhɪs təˈdʒɛn ə sɪs /
the origin and development of tissues.
Related formshis·to·ge·net·ic [his-tuh-juh-net-ik] /ˌhɪs tə dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/, adjectivehis·to·ge·net·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for histogenesis
The process of tissue-destruction is known as 'histolysis'; the rebuilding process is called 'histogenesis.'The Life-Story of Insects|Geo. H. Carpenter
Why then occurs all that folding, and bending, and histogenesis, and all the other processes we have described?The Science and Philosophy of the Organism|Hans Driesch
British Dictionary definitions for histogenesis
/ (ˌhɪstəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs) /
the formation of tissues and organs from undifferentiated cells
Derived Formshistogenetic (ˌhɪstəʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk) or histogenic, adjectivehistogenetically or histogenically, adverb
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Medicine definitions for histogenesis
[ hĭs′tō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs ]
The formation and development of the tissues of the body.
Related formshis′to•ge•net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) null adj.
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