tumorigenesis

[too-mer-i-jen-uh-sis, tyoo-]

Origin of tumorigenesis

First recorded in 1945–50; tumor + -i- + -genesis
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tumorigenesis in Medicine

tumorigenesis

[tōō′mər-ə-jĕnĭ-sĭs]
n.
  1. Formation or production of tumors.
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