abiogenic

adjective
abio·​gen·​ic | \ ˌā-ˌbī-ō-ˈje-nik How to pronounce abiogenic (audio) \

Definition of abiogenic

: not produced by the action of living organisms

Other Words from abiogenic

abiogenically \ ˌā-​ˌbī-​ō-​ˈje-​ni-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce abiogenically (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of abiogenic

1874, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for abiogenic

a- entry 2 + biogenic

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“Abiogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abiogenic. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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abiogenic

adjective
abio·​gen·​ic | \ ˌā-ˌbī-ō-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce abiogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of abiogenic

: not produced by the action of living organisms

Other Words from abiogenic

abiogenically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce abiogenically (audio) \ adverb

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