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on·co·gen·e·sis

 (ŏn′kō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, ŏng′-)
n.
The formation and development of tumors.

[Greek onkos, mass, tumor; see nek- in Indo-European roots + -genesis.]
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on•co•gen•e•sis

(ˌɒŋ kəˈdʒɛn ə sɪs)

n.
the generation of tumors.
[1930–35]
on`co•gen′ic, on`co•ge•net′ic (-dʒəˈnɛt ɪk) adj.
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oncogenesis

the process by which a tumor develops. — oncogenic, adj.
See also: Cancer
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Translations
oncogênese

on·co·gen·e·sis

n. oncogénesis, formación y desarrollo de un tumor.
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