pyrogenesis

noun

py·​ro·​genesis
ˌpīrō+
1
: the production of heat
2
: production of some product by the action of heat

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from pyr- + Latin genesis

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“Pyrogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyrogenesis. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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