oncogenic

oncogenous (ɒŋˈkɒdʒənəs)

/ (ˌɒŋkəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /

adjective

causing the formation of a tumouran oncogenic virus

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Derived forms of oncogenic

oncogenesis, noun
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Medical definitions for oncogenic

oncogenic
[ ŏng′kō-jĕnĭk ]

adj.

Causing or tending to cause the formation and development of tumors.

Other words from oncogenic

on′co•ge•nici•ty (-jə-nĭsĭ-tē) n.
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