teratogenic

adjective ter·a·to·gen·ic \ ˌter-ə-tə-ˈje-nik \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of teratogenic

: of, relating to, or causing developmental malformations
  • teratogenic substances
  • teratogenic effects

teratogenicity

play \ˌter-ə-tə-jə-ˈni-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of teratogenic

1879

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teratogenic

adjective ter·a·to·gen·ic \ -ˈjen-ik \

medical Definition of teratogenic

: of, relating to, or causing developmental malformations
  • teratogenic substances
  • teratogenic effects

teratogenicity

play \-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\ noun, plural -ties

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