erythropoiesis etymology

English word erythropoiesis comes from English -poiesis (Production, creation or formation.), English erythro-

Detailed word origin of erythropoiesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-poiesis English (eng) Production, creation or formation.
erythro- English (eng) Used to form scientific terms meaning red, or showing a relationship to red blood cells.
erythropoiesis English (eng) The production of red blood cells in bone marrow.

Words with the same origin as erythropoiesis

Descendants of -poiesis
angiopoiesis cardiopoiesis chylopoiesis ethnopoiesis galactopoiesis haematopoiesis haemopoiesis hematopoiesis hemopoiesis leukopoiesis mammopoiesis monopoiesis myelopoiesis mythopoiesis neuropoiesis thrombopoiesis thymopoiesis thymopoietic
Descendants of erythro-
azaerythromycin erythrapheresis erythrismal erythroagglutinin erythroblast erythroblastopenia erythroblastosis erythrodegenerative erythrofuranose erythrogenic erythrogranulose erythroid erythroid aplasia erythroleukemia erythrolytic erythromycin erythromyeloid erythrophagocytosis erythropheresis erythrophobia erythrophyll erythropsia erythruria oxoerythromycin proerythroblast