thymopoiesis etymology

English word thymopoiesis comes from English -poiesis (Production, creation or formation.), English thymo- ((anatomy) thymus.)

Detailed word origin of thymopoiesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-poiesis English (eng) Production, creation or formation.
thymo- English (eng) (anatomy) thymus.
thymopoiesis English (eng) (medicine) The production of thymocytes, which later become T cells.

Words with the same origin as thymopoiesis

Descendants of -poiesis
angiopoiesis cardiopoiesis chylopoiesis erythropoiesis ethnopoiesis galactopoiesis haematopoiesis haemopoiesis hematopoiesis hemopoiesis leukopoiesis mammopoiesis monopoiesis myelopoiesis mythopoiesis neuropoiesis thrombopoiesis thymopoietic
Descendants of thymo-
thymitis thymocyte thymothymectomy thymotropic