ectogenous

adjective

ec·​tog·​e·​nous ek-ˈtäj-ə-nəs How to pronounce ectogenous (audio)
: capable of development apart from the host
used chiefly of pathogenic bacteria

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“Ectogenous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ectogenous. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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