adjective see biogenic

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  • biogenous — adjective producing or produced by living things • Pertains to noun: ↑biogenesis • Derivationally related forms: ↑biogenesis * * * (ˈ)bī|äjənəs adjective Etymology: bi (II) + genous …   Useful english dictionary

  • biogenous — adj. [Gr. bios, life; gennaein, to produce] Being produced from living in or on other living organisms; providing life …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • biogenous — bi·og·e·nous (bī ŏjʹə nəs) adj. 1. Originating from living things. 2. Producing life. * * * …   Universalium

  • biogenous — bi·og·e·nous (bi ojґə nəs) originating from life or producing life …   Medical dictionary

  • biogenous — bi·og·e·nous …   English syllables

  • biogenous —   a. produced from living organism; giving life …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • biogenic — also biogenous adjective Date: 1903 produced by living organisms < biogenic methane formation > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mass spectrometry — (MS) is an analytical technique that measures the mass to charge ratio of charged particles.[1] It is used for determining masses of particles, for determining the elemental composition of a sample or molecule, and for elucidating the chemical… …   Wikipedia

  • Ooze — may refer to: Ooze, class of pelagic sediments, or substance in it, at bottoms of lakes or oceans Oozes are deep ocean sediments containing at least 30% biogenous material. Published games: Titles: Ooze, game of Action 52 series The Ooze Game… …   Wikipedia

  • Paleoceanography — is the study of the history of the oceans in the geologic past with regard to circulation, chemistry, biology, geology and patterns of sedimentation. Source of information The source of information is largely the biogenous deep ocean sediments,… …   Wikipedia

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