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amelogenesis

 [ah-mel″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
formation of dental enamel.
amelogenesis imperfec´ta a hereditary disease in which there is imperfect formation of enamel, resulting in brownish coloration and friability of the teeth.

am·e·lo·gen·e·sis

(am'ĕ-lō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The deposition and maturation of enamel.
Synonym(s): enamelogenesis

amelogenesis

/am·e·lo·gen·e·sis/ (-jen´ĕ-sis) the formation of dental enamel.
amelogenesis imperfec´ta  a hereditary condition resulting in defective development of dental enamel, marked by a brown color of the teeth; due to improper differentiation of the ameloblasts.

amelogenesis

(ăm′ə-lō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The formation and development of dental enamel.

amelogenesis

[am′əlōjen′əsis]
Etymology: OFr, amel + Gk, genein, to produce
the formation of the enamel of the teeth. amelogenic, adj.

am·e·lo·gen·e·sis

(am'ĕ-lō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The deposition and maturation of enamel.
Synonym(s): enamelogenesis.

am·e·lo·gen·e·sis

(am'ĕ-lō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The deposition and maturation of enamel.
Synonym(s): enamelogenesis.

amelogenesis,

n the process during which the enamel matrix is formed by ameloblasts. See also ameloblast.

amelogenesis

formation of dental enamel.

amelogenesis imperfecta
imperfect formation of enamel, resulting in brownish coloration and friability of the teeth.