osteogenic

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adjective os·te·o·gen·ic \ˌä-stē-ə-ˈje-nik\

Definition of osteogenic

  1. 1 :  producing bone

  2. 2 :  originating in bone

1860

First Known Use of osteogenic

1860


Medical Dictionary

osteogenic

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adjective os·teo·gen·ic \ˌäs-tē-ə-ˈjen-ik\
variants: also

osteogenetic

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Medical Definition of osteogenic

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or functioning in osteogenesis; especially :  producing bone the osteogenic layer of the periosteum

  2. 2:  originating in bone


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