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e·ryth·ro·poi·e·sis

 (ĭ-rĭth′rō-poi-ē′sĭs)
n.
The production of red blood cells.

e·ryth′ro·poi·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.
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erythropoiesis

(ɪˌrɪθrəʊpɔɪˈiːsɪs)
n
(Physiology) physiol the formation of red blood cells
[C19: from erythro- + Greek poiēsis a making, from poiein to make]
eˌrythropoiˈetic adj
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e•ryth•ro•poi•e•sis

(ɪˌrɪθ roʊ pɔɪˈi sɪs)

n.
the production of red blood cells.
[1915–20; erythro- + -poiesis]
e•ryth`ro•poi•et′ic (-ˈɛt ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.erythropoiesis - the process of producing red blood cells by the stem cells in the bone marrow
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
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e·ryth·ro·poi·e·sis

n. eritropoyesis, producción de eritrocitos.
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