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tumorigenic

[too-mer-i-jen-ik, tyoo-]
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adjective
  1. (of cells or a substance) capable of producing tumors.
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Origin of tumorigenic

First recorded in 1940–45; tumor + -i- + -genic
Related formstu·mor·i·ge·nic·i·ty [too-mer-i-juh-nis-i-tee, tyoo-] /ˌtu mər ɪ dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti, ˌtyu-/, noun
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tumorigenicity in Medicine

tumorigenic

(tōō′mər-ə-jĕnĭk)
adj.
  1. Capable of causing tumors.
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