neogenesis

[nee-oh-jen-uh-sis]

noun Physiology.

the regeneration of tissue.

Origin of neogenesis

First recorded in 1900–05; neo- + -genesis
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neogenesis in Medicine

neogenesis

[nē′ō-jĕnĭ-sĭs]

n.

Regeneration of tissue.
Related formsne′o•ge•netic (-jə-nĕtĭk) adj.
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