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myogenic

[mahy-uh-jen-ik] /ˌmaɪ əˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective
1.
originating in muscle, as an impulse or sensation.
2.
producing muscle tissue.
Origin of myogenic
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; myo- + -genic
Related forms
myogenicity
[mahy-uh-juh-nis-i-tee] /ˌmaɪ ə dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for myogenic

myogenic

/ˌmaɪəˈdʒɛnɪk/
adjective
1.
originating in or forming muscle tissue
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myogenic in Medicine

myogenic my·o·gen·ic (mī'ə-jěn'ĭk) or my·o·ge·net·ic (mī'ō-jə-nět'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Giving rise to or forming muscular tissue.

  2. Of muscular origin.

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