[ krip-tuh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌkrɪp təˈdʒɛn ɪk /
of obscure or unknown origin, as a disease.
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Words nearby cryptogenic
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British Dictionary definitions for cryptogenic
/ (ˌkrɪptəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /
(esp of diseases) of unknown or obscure origin
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Medical definitions for cryptogenic
[ krĭp′tə-jĕn′ĭk ]
Of obscure or unknown origin. Used of diseases.
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