Etymology
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morphogenesis (n.)

1863 in biology, "the production of the form or shape of an organism," from German (by 1844); see  morpho- "form" + -genesis "birth, origin, creation." By 1958 in geology, "the formation of landscapes." Related: Morphogenetic.

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Definitions of morphogenesis

morphogenesis (n.)
differentiation and growth of the structure of an organism (or a part of an organism);
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