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xenogeneic

/ (ˌzɛnəʊdʒɪˈneɪɪk) /
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adjective

med derived from an individual of a different speciesa xenogeneic tissue graft

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Medical definitions for xenogeneic

xenogeneic
[ zĕn′ə-jə-nēĭk, -nā-, zē′nə- ]

adj.

Derived or obtained from an organism of a different species, as a tissue graft.
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