haemopoiesis etymology

English word haemopoiesis comes from English -poiesis (Production, creation or formation.), English haemo- (Pertaining to blood.)

Detailed word origin of haemopoiesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-poiesis English (eng) Production, creation or formation.
haemo- English (eng) Pertaining to blood.
haemopoiesis English (eng) (medicine) The production of blood cells and platelets, a process which in adults takes place within the bone marrow.

Words with the same origin as haemopoiesis

Descendants of -poiesis
angiopoiesis cardiopoiesis chylopoiesis erythropoiesis ethnopoiesis galactopoiesis haematopoiesis hematopoiesis hemopoiesis leukopoiesis mammopoiesis monopoiesis myelopoiesis mythopoiesis neuropoiesis thrombopoiesis thymopoiesis thymopoietic
Descendants of haemo-
haemoblast haemochromatosis haemocompatibility haemoconcentration haemocyanin haemoderivative haemogenic haemoglobin haemoglobinopathy haemoglobinuria haemogram haemolymph haemolytic haemomanometer haemoparasite haemopathology haemopericardium haemophilic haemophobia haemoscope haemostasis haemostat haemostatic haemothorax haemotoxicity