pyrogenic

adjective
py·​ro·​gen·​ic | \ ˌpī-rō-ˈje-nik How to pronounce pyrogenic (audio) \

Definition of pyrogenic

1 : of or relating to igneous origin
2 : producing or produced by heat or fever

Other Words from pyrogenic

pyrogenicity \ ˌpī-​rō-​jə-​ˈni-​sə-​tē How to pronounce pyrogenic (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of pyrogenic

1823, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pyrogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyrogenic. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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pyrogenic

adjective
py·​ro·​gen·​ic | \ ˌpī-rō-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce pyrogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyrogenic

: producing or produced by fever

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