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  1. hematopoiesis, haematopoiesis, hemopoiesis, haemopoiesis, hemogenesis, haemogenesis, hematogenesis, haematogenesis, sanguification(noun)

    the formation of blood cells in the living body (especially in the bone marrow)


  1. haemopoiesis(Noun)

    The production of blood cells and platelets, a process which in adults takes place within the bone marrow.

  2. Origin: From haemo- + ποίησις.


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