biogenic


bio·gen·ic

adjective \-ˈje-nik\

Definition of BIOGENIC

:  produced by living organisms <biogenic methane formation>

Variants of BIOGENIC

bio·gen·ic also bi·og·e·nous \bī-ˈä-jə-nəs\

First Known Use of BIOGENIC

1903

bio·gen·ic

adjective \-ˈjen-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BIOGENIC

: produced by living organisms <biogenic amine metabolism in depressed patients—D. L. Murphy>

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