Organogenesis



[awr-guh-noh-jen-uh-sis, awr-gan-oh‐] /ˌɔr gə noʊˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, ɔrˌgæn oʊ‐/

noun
1.
Biology. the origin and development of an organ.
/ˌɔːɡənəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/
noun
1.
the formation and development of organs in an animal or plant
2.
Also called organogeny (ˌɔːɡənˈɒdʒənɪ). the study of this process

organogenesis or·gan·o·gen·e·sis (ôr’gə-nō-jěn’ĭ-sĭs, ôr-gān’ə-)
n.
The formation and development of the organs of living things. Also called organogeny.
or’gan·o·ge·net’ic (-jə-nět’ĭk) adj.

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