saprogenic


sap·ro·gen·ic

adjective \ˌsa-prə-ˈje-nik\

Definition of SAPROGENIC

:  of, causing, or resulting from putrefaction
sap·ro·ge·nic·i·ty \-jə-ˈni-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of SAPROGENIC

1876

sap·ro·gen·ic

adjective \ˌsap-rə-ˈjen-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SAPROGENIC

: of, causing, or resulting from putrefaction <saprogenic bacteria>
sap·ro·ge·nic·i·ty \-rō-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\ noun, plural sap·ro·ge·nic·i·ties

Variants of SAPROGENIC

sap·ro·gen·ic also sa·prog·e·nous \sa-ˈpräj-ə-nəs\

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