hypogene

[hahy-puh-jeen, hip-uh-]
adjective Geology.
1.
formed beneath the earth's surface, as granite (opposed to epigene ).
2.
formed by ascending solutions, as mineral or ore deposits (opposed to supergene ).

Origin:
1825–35; hypo- + -gene, variant of -gen

hypogenic [hahy-puh-jen-ik, hip-uh-] , adjective
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hypogene (ˈhaɪpəˌdʒiːn)
 
adj
Compare epigene formed, taking place, or originating beneath the surface of the earth
 
hypogenic
 
adj

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Deposits that may be derived from, or affected by, hypogene and supergene processes are included in the models.
Most stibnite of the hypogene deposits is oxidized to one or more of the antimony oxides.
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