osteogenic

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

Definition of osteogenic 

1 : producing bone

2 : originating in bone

First Known Use of osteogenic

1860, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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osteogenic

adjective
os·​teo·​gen·​ic | \ˌäs-tē-ə-ˈjen-ik \
variants: also osteogenetic \-​jə-​ˈnet-​ik \

Medical Definition of osteogenic 

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

2 : originating in bone

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