scorbutigenic

adjective

scor·​bu·​ti·​gen·​ic skȯr-ˌbyüt-ə-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce scorbutigenic (audio)
: causing scurvy
a scorbutigenic diet

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“Scorbutigenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/scorbutigenic. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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