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Proliferation

Synonym(s)

  • proliferate
  • proliferating

Definition(s)

Multiplying or increasing in number. In biology, cell proliferation occurs by a process known as cell division.

Definition from: NCI Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: December 16, 2014