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cenogenetic

adjective ce·no·ge·net·ic
variants: or

coenogenetic

or chiefly British

caenogenetic

\ˌsē-nə-jə-ˈnet-ik, ˌsen-ə-\play

Medical Definition of cenogenetic

  1. :  relating to or being a specialized adaptive character (as the amnion or chorion surrounding the embryo of higher vertebrates) that is not represented in primitive ancestral forms


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