pathogenetic

adjective
path·​o·​ge·​net·​ic | \ ˌpa-thə-jə-ˈne-tik How to pronounce pathogenetic (audio) \

Definition of pathogenetic

1 : of or relating to pathogenesis

Examples of pathogenetic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After all, the French built the BSL-4 laboratory for advanced pathogenetic research on viruses at the Wuhan Institute of Virology. David Asher, National Review, 11 June 2021

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First Known Use of pathogenetic

1830, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for pathogenetic

patho- + -genetic, perhaps after German pathogenetisch

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“Pathogenetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pathogenetic. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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pathogenetic

adjective
patho·​ge·​net·​ic | \ -jə-ˈnet-ik How to pronounce pathogenetic (audio) \

Medical Definition of pathogenetic

1 : of or relating to pathogenesis

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