Definition of histogenesis in English:

histogenesis

noun

mass nounBiology
  • The differentiation of cells into specialized tissues and organs during growth.

    • ‘This process can be broken into three phases: initiation, organogenesis, and histogenesis.’
    • ‘The histogenesis of granular cell tumors has been debated since their recognition.’
    • ‘The histogenesis of mixed tumors is most likely from stem cells with divergent differentiation.’
    • ‘The histogenesis of small cell carcinoma of ovary is unknown.’
    • ‘Calcifying fibrous pseudotumor is a rare lesion of uncertain histogenesis that has a unique histologic appearance.’

Pronunciation

histogenesis

/ˌhɪstə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/