orthogenetic

[ awr-thoh-juh-net-ik ]
/ ˌɔr θoʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk /

adjective

pertaining to or exhibiting orthogenesis.

Nearby words

  1. orthodromic,
  2. orthoepy,
  3. orthoformate,
  4. orthoformic acid,
  5. orthogenesis,
  6. orthogenic,
  7. orthognathia,
  8. orthognathic,
  9. orthognathic surgery,
  10. orthognathous

Origin of orthogenetic

1895–1900; < New Latin orthogenet- (stem of orthogenesis) orthogenesis + -ic

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