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1. morphogenesis

noun. ['ˌmɔrfəˈdʒɛnəsəs'] differentiation and growth of the structure of an organism (or a part of an organism).

Synonyms

  • maturation
  • ontogeny
  • ontogenesis
  • growing
  • development

Antonyms

  • cenogenesis
  • palingenesis
  • narrowing
  • decrease

Etymology

  • -genesis (English)
  • morpho- (English)

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Example sentences of the word morphogenesis


1. Noun, singular or mass
Cell differentiation and the process of morphogenesis both play huge roles in the development of organisms.

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