follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

hematogenous

[hee-muh-toj-uh-nuh s, hem-uh-] /ˌhi məˈtɒdʒ ə nəs, ˌhɛm ə-/
adjective
1.
originating in the blood.
2.
producing blood or components of blood.
3.
distributed or spread by way of the bloodstream, as in metastases of tumors or in infections; blood-borne.
Origin of hematogenous
1865-1870
1865-70; hemato- + -genous
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
hematogenous in Medicine

hematogenous he·ma·tog·e·nous (hē'mə-tŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.

  1. Producing blood.

  2. Originating in or spread by the blood.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for hematogenous

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for hematogenous

0
21
Scrabble Words With Friends