odontogeny

[oh-don-toj-uh-nee]
Also o·don·to·gen·e·sis [oh-don-tuh-jen-uh-sis] /oʊˌdɒn təˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/.

Origin of odontogeny

First recorded in 1850–55; odonto- + -geny
Related formso·don·to·gen·ic [oh-don-tuh-jen-ik] /oʊˌdɒn təˈdʒɛn ɪk/, adjective
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odontogenic in Medicine

odontogenic

[ō-dŏn′tə-jĕnĭk]
adj.
  1. Of or relating to the formation and development of teeth.
  2. Arising in tissues that form the teeth, as a tumor.

odontogeny

[ō′dŏn-tŏjə-nē]
n.
  1. odontogenesis
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