Definition of dedifferentiation in English:

dedifferentiation

noun

Biology
  • See dedifferentiate

    • ‘Our case could be an example of such a dedifferentiation.’
    • ‘This dedifferentiation disrupts further co-ordinated development which ultimately causes seed abortion.’
    • ‘This probably reflects the presence of stem cells in the nail bud rather than cell dedifferentiation.’
    • ‘In the presented tumor, there was no indication for dedifferentiation.’
    • ‘In fact, compounds that cause cellular dedifferentiation have already been found.’