adjective epig·e·nous \ə̇ˈpijənəs, (ˈ)e¦p-\

Definition of epigenous

  1. :  growing upon the surface especially the upper surface of a leaf or other organ of a plant — compare hypogenous

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Origin and Etymology of epigenous

International Scientific Vocabulary epi- + -genous

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to cast off or become cast off

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