au·tog·e·nous adj \ȯ-ˈtäj-ə-nəs\
: produced independently of external influence or aid : endogenous
: orginating or derived from sources within the same individual <an autogenous graft> <autogenous vaccine>
: not requiring a meal of blood to produce eggs <autogenous mosquitoes>
—au·tog·e·ny \ȯ-ˈtäj-ə-nē\ noun, plural au·tog·e·nies
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