Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The formation of blood or blood cells in the body.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The process by which blood cells are produced; hematogenesis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The formation of blood, usually with especial reference to the corpuscles.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

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

Etymologies

hemato- + -poiesis (Wiktionary)

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