saprogenic

adjective
sap·​ro·​gen·​ic | \ˌsa-prə-ˈje-nik \

Definition of saprogenic 

: of, causing, or resulting from putrefaction

Other Words from saprogenic

saprogenicity \ ˌsa-​prə-​jə-​ˈni-​sə-​tē \ noun

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1876, in the meaning defined above

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saprogenic

adjective
sap·​ro·​gen·​ic | \ˌsap-rə-ˈjen-ik \
variants: also saprogenous \ sa-​ˈpräj-​ə-​nəs \

Medical Definition of saprogenic 

: of, causing, or resulting from putrefaction saprogenic bacteria

Other Words from saprogenic

saprogenicity \ -​rō-​jə-​ˈnis-​ət-​ē \ noun plural -ties

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