exogenetic

[ ek-soh-juh-net-ik ]
/ ˌɛk soʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk /

adjective

Also ex·o·gen·ic [ek-suh-jen-ik] /ˌɛk səˈdʒɛn ɪk/, exogenous. Geology. arising from or relating to the surface of the earth (opposed to endogenetic).

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Origin of exogenetic

First recorded in 1870–75; exo- + -genetic
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