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oncogenic

adjective on·co·gen·ic \-ˈje-nik\

Definition of ONCOGENIC

1
:  relating to tumor formation
2
:  tending to cause tumors
on·co·ge·nic·i·ty \-jə-ˈni-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of ONCOGENIC

1936

oncogenic

adjective on·co·gen·ic \-ˈjen-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ONCOGENIC

1
:  relating to tumor formation
2
:  tending to cause tumors <an oncogenic virus> <oncogenic tars>
on·co·gen·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
on·co·ge·nic·i·ty \-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\ noun

Variants of ONCOGENIC

on·co·gen·ic also on·cog·e·nous \äŋ-ˈkäj-ə-nəs\

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