hematopoiesis
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1854 the formation of blood or of blood cells in the living body • hematopoietic adjective

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  • hematopoiesis — hematopoiesis. См. гемопоэз. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • hematopoiesis — [hem΄ə tō΄poi ē′sis, hē΄mətō΄poi ē′sis] n. [< HEMATO + Gr poiēsis, a making: see POESY] the production of blood cells by the blood forming organs hematopoietic [hem΄ə tō poiet′ik, hē΄ə tō poiet′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • Hematopoiesis — The production of all types of blood cells generated by a remarkable self regulated system that is responsive to the demands put upon it. The levels of the different types of the white blood cells in the granulocyte series (the neutrophils,… …   Medical dictionary

  • hematopoiesis — n. [Gr. haima, blood; poietes, maker] The formation of blood cells; also spelled haematopoiesis, haemopoiesis, hemopoiesis …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • hematopoiesis — hematopoietic /hee meuh toh poy et ik, hem euh /, adj. /hi mat oh poy ee sis, hee meuh toh , hem euh /, n. the formation of blood. Also, hemopoiesis. Also called hematogenesis. [1850 55; < NL haematopoiesis. See HEMATO , POIESIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • hematopoiesis — noun /ˌhimətoʊ.pojˈisɪs/ The process by which blood cells are produced; hematogenesis. See Also: hematopoietic …   Wiktionary

  • hematopoiesis — n. formation of blood cells, development of blood cells (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hematopoiesis — hem·a·to·poi·e·sis …   English syllables

  • hematopoiesis — he•mat•o•poi•e•sis [[t]hɪˌmæt oʊ pɔɪˈi sɪs[/t]] also hemopoiesis n. biochem. the formation of blood • Etymology: 1850–55 he•mat o•poi•et′ic ˈɛt ɪk adj …   From formal English to slang

  • hematopoiesis — The forming of new blood cells …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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