pleurogenous

[ploo-roj-uh-nuh s]

adjective

Anatomy. pertaining to or originating from the pleura.
Botany. occurring on the side of a structure or body.

Origin of pleurogenous

First recorded in 1890–95; pleuro- + -genous
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