Osteogenous

osteogenesis

[os-tee-uh-jen-uh-sis]
noun
the formation of bone.

Origin:
1820–30; osteo- + genesis

osteogenetic [os-tee-oh-juh-net-ik] , osteogenous [os-tee-oj-uh-nuhs] , adjective
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osteogenesis (ˌɒstɪəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs)
 
n
the formation of bone
 
osteo'genic
 
adj

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osteogenesis os·te·o·gen·e·sis (ŏs'tē-ə-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
n.
Formation and development of bony tissue. Also called osteogeny.

osteogenous os·te·og·e·nous (ŏs'tē-ŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.
Osteogenic.

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