atherogenesis ath·er·o·gen·e·sis (āth'ə-rō-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
Formation of atheromatous deposits, especially on the innermost layer of arterial walls.
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|