allogeneic

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adjective al·lo·ge·ne·ic \ˌa-lō-jə-ˈnē-ik\
variants: or less commonly

allogenic

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Definition of allogeneic

  1. :  involving, derived from, or being individuals of the same species that are sufficiently unlike genetically to interact antigenically <allogeneic skin grafts> — compare syngeneic

Origin and Etymology of allogeneic

all- + -geneic (as in syngeneic)


First Known Use: 1961


Medical Dictionary

allogeneic

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adjective al·lo·ge·ne·ic \ˌal-ō-jə-ˈnē-ik\
variants: also

allogenic

\-ˈjen-ik\play

Medical Definition of allogeneic

  1. :  involving, derived from, or being individuals of the same species that are sufficiently unlike genetically to interact antigenically <allogeneic skin grafts>—compare syngeneic, xenogeneic


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