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his·to·gen·e·sis

 (hĭs′tō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The formation and development of body tissues.

his′to·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk), his′to·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.
his′to·ge·net′i·cal·ly, his′to·gen′i·cal·ly adv.

histogenesis

(ˌhɪstəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs) or

histogeny

n
(Biology) the formation of tissues and organs from undifferentiated cells
histogenetic, ˌhistoˈgenic adj
ˌhistogeˈnetically, ˌhistoˈgenically adv

his•to•gen•e•sis

(ˌhɪs təˈdʒɛn ə sɪs)

n.
the origin and development of living tissues.
[1850–55]
his`to•ge•net′ic (-dʒəˈnɛt ɪk) adj.
his`to•ge•net′i•cal•ly, adv.

histogenesis, histogeny

the growth of organic tissues. — histogenic, histogenetic, adj.
See also: Biology, Growth
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central cells," "surface layer" or "prismatic cell layer," and "subsurface layer") over terms reflecting inferred histogenic roles.
Sarcomas are classified according to the type of tissue that they form, not where they arise; thus, a histogenic classification is used.
5) Li et al (6) suggested a descriptive term "orthokeratinized odontogenic cyst," which also reflected its most plausible histogenic origin.