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1. neurogenesis

noun. the development of nerve tissues.

Synonyms

  • maturation
  • ontogeny
  • ontogenesis
  • growing
  • development

Antonyms

  • cenogenesis
  • palingenesis
  • narrowing
  • decrease

Etymology

  • -genesis (English)
  • neuro- (English)
  • νευρο- (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Sentences with neurogenesis


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some believe in neurogenesis or the brain being able to make cells in adulthood; others think you are born with a certain number of cells, so you cannot make more.

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