[ ak-ni-jen-ik ]
/ ˌæk nɪˈdʒɛn ɪk /

adjective Pathology.

causing or able to cause acne.

Origin of acnegenic

First recorded in 1975–80; acne + -genic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for acnegenic

[ ăk′nĭ-jĕnĭk ]


Causing or exacerbating lesions of acne.
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