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neogenesis

 [ne″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
tissue regeneration. adj., adj neogenet´ic.

re·gen·er·a·tion

(rē'jen-ĕr-ā'shŭn),
1. Reproduction or reconstitution of a lost or injured part. Synonym(s): neogenesis
2. A form of asexual reproduction; for example, when a worm is divided into two or more parts, each segment regenerates into a new individual.
[L. regeneratio (see regenerate)]

neogenesis

(nē′ō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
1. Regeneration of biological tissue.
2. The formation of new minerals.

ne′o·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.

neogenesis

neogenesis

A nonspecific term for any new growth, which includes:
(1) Neoplasia, see there;  
(2) Regeneration, see there.

re·gen·er·a·tion

(rē-jen'ĕr-ā'shŭn)
1. Reproduction or reconstitution of a lost or injured part.
Synonym(s): neogenesis.
2. A form of asexual reproduction (e.g., when a worm is divided into two or more parts, each segment is regenerated into a new individual).
[L. regeneratio]

neogenesis

tissue regeneration.
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