organoplastic

adjective

or·​gano·​plas·​tic
¦ȯ(r)gə(ˌ)nō¦plastik,
ȯ(r)¦ganə¦-
biology
: producing organs

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary organ- + -plastic; probably originally formed as French organoplastique

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near organoplastic

Cite this Entry

“Organoplastic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/organoplastic. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!