schizogenous

[ ski-zoj-uh-nuh s, skit-soj- ]
/ skɪˈzɒdʒ ə nəs, skɪtˈsɒdʒ- /

adjective Biology.


Nearby words

  1. schizocarp,
  2. schizogamy,
  3. schizogenesis,
  4. schizogenetic,
  5. schizogenic,
  6. schizogonic,
  7. schizogonous,
  8. schizogony,
  9. schizogyria,
  10. schizoid

Origin of schizogenous

First recorded in 1880–85; schizo- + -genous

Related formsschi·zog·e·nous·ly, adverb

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Medicine definitions for schizogenous

schizogenous

[ skĭ-zŏjə-nəs, skĭt-sŏj- ]

adj.

Relating to or characterized by schizogenesis.
Relating to or characterized by schizogony.

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