Etymology
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pathogenesis (n.)

"mode of production, origin, or development of a disease," 1841, earlier in German, from patho- + genesis. Alternative (Englished) form pathogeny is older (1832).

updated on October 10, 2020

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Definitions of pathogenesis from WordNet

pathogenesis (n.)
the origination and development of a disease;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.