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rhizogenic

[ rahy-zoh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌraɪ zoʊˈdʒɛn ɪk /
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adjective Botany.
producing roots, as certain cells.
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Also rhi·zog·e·nous [rahy-zoj-uh-nuhs]. /raɪˈzɒdʒ ə nəs/.

Origin of rhizogenic

First recorded in 1880–85; rhizo- + -genic
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British Dictionary definitions for rhizogenic

rhizogenic

rhizogenetic (ˌraɪzəʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk) or rhizogenous (raɪˈzɒdʒənəs)

/ (ˌraɪzəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /

adjective
(of cells and tissues) giving rise to roots
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