plural -s
: one that engenders : producer, precursor
flies are often engenderers of disease

Word History


Middle English engendrer, alteration (influenced by Middle English -er, -ere -er) of engendrour, from Middle French engendreur, from Old French engendreor, from engendrer to engender + -eor -or

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“Engenderer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/engenderer. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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