neurogenesis

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neu·ro·gen·e·sis

 (no͝or′ə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, nyo͝or′-)
n. pl. neu·ro·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
Formation of nervous tissue.

neurogenesis

(ˌnjʊərəʊˈdʒɛnəsɪs)
n
(Physiology) embryol the formation of the nervous system in embryos
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Noun1.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"