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regeneration (biological)
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The renewal or regrowth of an anatomical part, such as one which has been injured or completely lost.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Broader Term
biological development
Narrower Term
in vitro regeneration
liver regeneration
nerve regeneration
tissue repair
Related Term
autotomy
Spanish
regeneración (biológica)
Term Number
17441