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somatogenic

[ suh-mat-uh-jen-ik, soh-muh-tuh- ]
/ səˌmæt əˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌsoʊ mə tə- /
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adjective Biology.
developing from somatic cells.
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Also so·mat·o·ge·net·ic [suh-mat-uh-juh-net-ik, soh-muh-tuh-]. /səˌmæt ə dʒəˈnɛt ɪk, ˌsoʊ mə tə-/.

Origin of somatogenic

First recorded in 1900–05; somato- + -genic
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British Dictionary definitions for somatogenic

somatogenic
/ (səˌmætəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /

adjective
med originating in the cells of the body: of organic, rather than mental, origina somatogenic disorder
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Medical definitions for somatogenic

somatogenic
[ sō-măt′ə-jĕnĭk, sō′mə-tə- ]

adj.
Originating in the body under the influence of external forces.
Having origin in body cells.
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