nongenetic

adjective non·ge·net·ic \ ˌnän-jə-ˈne-tik \

Definition of nongenetic

: not relating to or involving genes : not genetic
  • nongenetic causes of disease

nongenetically

play \ˌnän-jə-ˈne-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of nongenetic

1914


Medical Dictionary

nongenetic

adjective non·ge·net·ic \ -jə-ˈnet-ik \

medical Definition of nongenetic

: not genetic
  • nongenetic diseases

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