myogenic

[ mahy-uh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌmaɪ əˈdʒɛn ɪk /

adjective

originating in muscle, as an impulse or sensation.
producing muscle tissue.

Nearby words

  1. myofibroma,
  2. myofibrosis,
  3. myofibrositis,
  4. myofilament,
  5. myogenesis,
  6. myogenous,
  7. myoglobin,
  8. myoglobinuria,
  9. myoglobulin,
  10. myoglobulinuria

Origin of myogenic

First recorded in 1875–80; myo- + -genic

Related formsmy·o·ge·nic·i·ty [mahy-uh-juh-nis-i-tee] /ˌmaɪ ə dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti/, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for myogenicity

myogenic

/ (ˌmaɪəˈdʒɛnɪk) /

adjective

originating in or forming muscle tissue
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Medicine definitions for myogenicity

myogenic

[ mī′ə-jĕnĭk ]

adj.

Giving rise to or forming muscular tissue.
Of muscular origin.

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