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zoogenic

[ zoh-uh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌzoʊ əˈdʒɛn ɪk /
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adjective

produced or caused by animals.
pertaining or related to animal development or evolution.

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Also zo·og·e·nous [zoh-oj-uh-nuhs]. /zoʊˈɒdʒ ə nəs/.

Origin of zoogenic

First recorded in 1860–65; zoo- + -genic

OTHER WORDS FROM zoogenic

zo·o·gen·e·sis [zoh-uh-jen-uh-sis], /ˌzoʊ əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/, zo·og·e·ny [zoh-oj-uh-nee], /zoʊˈɒdʒ ə ni/, noun
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Medical definitions for zoogenic

zoogenic
[ zō′ə-jĕnĭk ]

adj.

Originating in or produced by animals.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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