neogenesis

[ nee-oh-jen-uh-sis ]
/ ˌni oʊˈdʒɛn ə sɪs /

noun Physiology.

the regeneration of tissue.

Nearby words

  1. neofascism,
  2. neoformation,
  3. neogaea,
  4. neogaean,
  5. neogene,
  6. neoglaciation,
  7. neogothic,
  8. neogrammarian,
  9. neoimpressionism,
  10. neoisolationism

Origin of neogenesis

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

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Medicine definitions for neogenesis

neogenesis

[ nē′ō-jĕnĭ-sĭs ]

n.

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


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