en·​do·​gen·​ic ˌen-də-ˈje-nik How to pronounce endogenic (audio)
: of or relating to metamorphism taking place within a planet or moon

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1904, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of endogenic was circa 1904

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“Endogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endogenic. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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