Autogenetic
Autogenetic Au`to*ge*net"ic, a. (Biol.) 1. Relating to autogenesis; self-generated. [1913 Webster]

2. (Phys. Geog.) Pertaining to, controlled by, or designating, a system of self-determined drainage. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • autogenetic — AUTOGENÉTIC, Ă, autogenetici, ce, adj. De autogeneză. [pr.: a u ] – Din germ. autogenetisch. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  autogenétic adj. (sil. a u ) → genetic Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic … …   Dicționar Român

  • autogenetic — autogenetically, adv. /aw toh jeuh net ik/, adj. self generated. [1885 90; AUTO 1 + GENETIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • autogenetic — adj. spontaneously generated, occurring without outside influence (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • autogenetic — au·to·genetic …   English syllables

  • autogenetic — /ɔtədʒəˈnɛtɪk/ (say awtuhjuh netik), /ɔtoʊ / (say awtoh ) adjective 1. self generated. 2. Biology of autogenesis. –autogenetically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • autogenetic — adjective of or relating to autogenesis • Pertains to noun: ↑autogenesis • Derivationally related forms: ↑autogenesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Autogenetic drainage — (Phys. Geog.) A system of natural drainage developed by the constituent streams through headwater erosion. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Autogenetic topography — (Phys. Geog.) A system of land forms produced by the free action of rain and streams on rocks of uniform texture. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • autogenetic, autogenic — Relating to autogenesis. SYN: autogenous (1) …   Medical dictionary

  • autogenetic drainage — noun : drainage by streams whose courses have been determined solely by the conditions of the land surface over which they flow compare epigenetic drainage …   Useful english dictionary

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