encephalitogenic

adjective en·ceph·a·li·to·gen·ic \ in-ˌse-fə-ˌlī-tə-ˈje-nik \

Definition of encephalitogenic

: tending to cause encephalitis
  • an encephalitogenic virus

encephalitogen

play \in-ˌse-fə-ˈlī-tə-jən, -ˌjen\ noun

First Known Use of encephalitogenic

1923

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encephalitogenic

adjective en·ceph·a·lit·o·gen·ic \ in-ˌsef-ə-ˌlit-ə-ˈjen-ik \

medical Definition of encephalitogenic

: tending to cause encephalitis
  • an encephalitogenic strain of a virus

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