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 (ôr′gə-nō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, ôr-găn′ə-)
n. pl. or·gan·o·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
The formation and development of the organs of living things.

or′gan·o·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
or′gan·o·ge·net′i·cal·ly adv.


1. (Biology) the formation and development of organs in an animal or plant
2. (Biology) Also called: organogeny the study of this process
organogenetic adj
ˌorganogeˈnetically adv


(ˌɔr gə noʊˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, ɔrˌgæn oʊ-)

the development of bodily organs.
or`ga•no•ge•net′ic, adj.

organogenesis, organogeny

the origin and growth of organs. — organogenetic, organogenic, adj.
See also: Biology


n. organogénesis, desarrollo y crecimiento de un órgano.
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