anthropogenic

adjective an·thro·po·gen·ic \ -pə-ˈje-nik \
|Updated on: 23 Jul 2018

Definition of anthropogenic

: of, relating to, or resulting from the influence of human beings on nature
  • anthropogenic pollutants

anthropogenically

play \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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circa 1883

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anthropogenic

adjective an·thro·po·gen·ic \ -pə-ˈjen-ik \

medical Definition of anthropogenic

: of, relating to, or resulting from the influence of human beings on nature
  • anthropogenic sources of pollution

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