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lithogenous

[li-thoj-uh-nuh s]
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adjective Geology.
  1. of or relating to organisms, as coral, that secrete stony deposits.
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Origin of lithogenous

First recorded in 1825–35; litho- + -genous
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British Dictionary definitions for lithogenous

lithogenous

adjective
  1. (of animals, esp certain corals) rock-building
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lithogenous in Medicine

lithogenous

(lĭ-thŏjə-nəs)
adj.
  1. Forming or promoting the development of calculi.
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