neurogenesis(redirected from neurogeneses)
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n. pl. neu·ro·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
Formation of nervous tissue.
(Physiology) embryol the formation of the nervous system in embryos
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|Noun||1.||neurogenesis - the development of nerve tissues|
growing, growth, ontogenesis, ontogeny, maturation, development - (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level; "he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"