xenogenous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

xeno- +‎ -genous

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

xenogenous ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of foreign origin; xenogenic.
  2. (pathology) Caused by a foreign body; originating outside the organism.[1]

References[edit]

  • xeˈnogenous” defined as a derived term of “xeno-”, listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [2nd Ed.; 1989]
  • Notes:
  1. ^ The Illustrated Medical Dictionary by William Alexander Newman Dorland (2nd Ed.; 1901)
    Xenogenous caused by a foreign body, or originating outside the organism.