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-genous

1.
a suffix of adjectives corresponding to nouns with stems in -gen: erogenous .
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British Dictionary definitions for genous

-genous

combining form
1.
yielding or generating androgenous, erogenous
2.
generated by or issuing from endogenous
Word Origin
from -gen + -ous
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genous in Medicine

-genous suff.

  1. Producing; generating: hematogenous.

  2. Produced by or produced in a specified manner: exogenous.

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