formagen

noun

for·​ma·​gen
ˈfȯrməjə̇n,
-ˌjen
plural -s
: a substance having a formative effect on plants
especially : one that modifies the shape, size, or arrangement of organs
formagenic
¦⸗⸗¦jenik
adjective

Word History

Etymology

Latin forma form + English -gen

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“Formagen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/formagen. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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