chromogenesis


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chromogenesis

 [kro″mo-jen´ĕ-sis]
the formation of color or pigment.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

chro·mo·gen·e·sis

(krō'mō-jen'ĕ-sis),
Production of coloring matter or pigment, often through an enzyme-catalyzed reaction.
[chromo- + G. genesis, production]
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chro·mo·gen·e·sis

(krō'mō-jen'ĕ-sis)
Production of coloring matter or pigment.
[chromo- + G. genesis, production]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

chromogenesis

The production of pigment.
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