galactopoiesis etymology

English word galactopoiesis comes from English -poiesis (Production, creation or formation.), English galacto-

Detailed word origin of galactopoiesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-poiesis English (eng) Production, creation or formation.
galacto- English (eng)
galactopoiesis English (eng) The continued production of milk by the mammary gland.

Words with the same origin as galactopoiesis

Descendants of -poiesis
angiopoiesis cardiopoiesis chylopoiesis erythropoiesis ethnopoiesis haematopoiesis haemopoiesis hematopoiesis hemopoiesis leukopoiesis mammopoiesis monopoiesis myelopoiesis mythopoiesis neuropoiesis thrombopoiesis thymopoiesis thymopoietic
Descendants of galacto-
galactase galactocele galactocentric galactocerebroside galactofuranose galactogen galactoglucan galactoglycerolipid galactogram galactography galactokinase galactolipid galactomannan galactometer galactooligosaccharide galactoprotein galactopyranose galactopyranoside galactosialidosis galactosphingolipid galactosucrose