Medical Dictionary

oncogenic

adj on·co·gen·ic \-ˈjen-ik\

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\
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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