adjective see allogeneic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • allogenic — (adj.) 1888, from Gk. allogenes of another race, stranger, from ALLO (Cf. allo ) + GEN (Cf. gen) born + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • allogenic —    Formed or generated elsewhere, usually at a distant place [1].    See also autogenic; recharge, allogenic; recharge, autogenic …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • allogenic — alogeninis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Sukeltas išorinių veiksnių. atitikmenys: angl. allogenic rus. аллогенный …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • allogenic — allogenically, adv. /al euh jen ik/, adj. 1. Geol. (of a constituent of a rock) formed elsewhere than in the rock where it is found. Cf. authigenic. 2. Immunol. allogeneic. [1885 90; ALLO + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • allogenic — adjective a) Having an external cause, or source; exogenous. b) Formed in another location and transported …   Wiktionary

  • allogenic —   when an external environmental factor causes a process to occur …   Geography glossary

  • allogenic — al·lo·gen·ic (al″o jenґik) allogeneic …   Medical dictionary

  • allogenic — adj. (Geology) formed elsewhere than in the rock in which it is found (pertaining to a structure within a rock) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • allogenic — al·lo·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • allogenic — /æləˈdʒɛnɪk/ (say aluh jenik) adjective 1. Geology of or relating to minerals or other features of a rock, the genesis of which lies elsewhere, as occurs with sedimentary rocks eroded elsewhere, transported, deposited and compacted into new rocks …   Australian English dictionary

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