Definition of histogenetic in English:

histogenetic

adjective

Biology
  • See histogenesis

    • ‘It was from this histogenetic rather than cellular conception of the meristem that Hanstein's Histogen Theory was developed.’
    • ‘However, there are several pitfalls to this histogenetic theory.’
    • ‘Mammary gland carcinoma induced in the rat with DMBA has a histogenetic pathogenesis comparable to that of human breast cancer.’
    • ‘A third histogenetic possibility for pure ovarian ACC is a sex cord-stromal origin.’
    • ‘Our findings confirm the great potential for intestinal epithelial cells to differentiate along different histogenetic lines during tumor progression.’

Pronunciation

histogenetic

/ˌhɪstə(ʊ)dʒɪˈnɛtɪk/