adjective Date: 1850 1. of or relating to oxygen 2. generating or producing oxygen <
oxygenic photosynthesis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Oxygenic — Ox y*gen ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, containing, or resembling, oxygen; producing oxygen. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oxygenic — See oxygen. * * * …   Universalium

  • oxygenic — adjective of, relating to, containing or producing oxygen …   Wiktionary

  • oxygenic — Pertaining to or containing oxygen. * * * ox·y·gen·ic (ok″sĭ jenґik) containing oxygen …   Medical dictionary

  • oxygenic — É‘ksɪ dÊ’enɪk / É’k adj. pertaining to oxygen; containing oxygen; resembling oxygen …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oxygenic — ox·y·gen·ic …   English syllables

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  • OGS — oxygenic steroid …   Medical dictionary

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