Exogenetic Ex`o*ge*net"ic, a. (Biol.) Arising or growing from without; exogenous. [1913 Webster]

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  • exogenetic — /ek soh jeuh net ik/, adj. 1. Also, exogenic /ek seuh jen ik/, exogenous. Geol. arising from or relating to the surface of the earth (opposed to endogenetic). 2. exogenous (defs. 2 4). [1870 75; EXO + GENETIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • exogenetic — SYN: exogenous …   Medical dictionary

  • exogenetic —   all factors and processes external to the Earth i.e. working on the surface …   Geography glossary

  • exogenetic — exo·ge·net·ic …   English syllables

  • exogenetic — /ˌɛksoʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk/ (say .eksohjuh netik) adjective 1. having an external origin. 2. Medicine (of a disease) caused by external factors. 3. Geology (of rock movement or processes) occurring at the earth s surface …   Australian English dictionary

  • exogenetic — adjective see exogene …   Useful english dictionary

  • gold processing — Introduction  preparation of the ore for use in various products.       For thousands of years the word gold has connoted something of beauty or value. These images are derived from two properties of gold, its colour and its chemical stability.… …   Universalium

  • exogenous — exogenism, n. exogenously, adv. /ek soj euh neuhs/, adj. 1. originating from outside; derived externally. 2. Bot. a. (of plants, as the dicotyledons) having stems that grow by the addition of an annual layer of wood to the outside beneath the… …   Universalium

  • structural landform — ▪ geology       any topographic feature formed by the differential wearing away of rocks and the deposition of the resulting debris under the influence of exogenetic geomorphic forces. Such forces operate at the interface of the planetary… …   Universalium

  • endogenetic — en do*ge*net ic, endogenic en do*gen icadj. 1. (Biol.) Relating to or arising from an internal process; same as {endogenous}. Syn: Syn. . [WordNet 1.5 2. (Geol.) Relating to the interior of the earth; of or pertaining to a metamorphic process… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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