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hysterogenic

[his-ter-uh-jen-ik] /ˌhɪs tər əˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective, Medicine/Medical
1.
inducing hysteria.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; hyster(ia) + -o- + -genic
Related forms
hysterogeny
[his-tuh-roj-uh-nee] /ˌhɪs təˈrɒdʒ ə ni/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for hysterogeny

hysterogenic

/ˌhɪstərəˈdʒɛnɪk/
adjective
1.
inducing hysteria
Derived Forms
hysterogeny (ˌhɪstəˈrɒdʒənɪ) noun
Word Origin
C20: from hysteria + -genic
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hysterogeny in Medicine

hysterogenic hys·ter·o·gen·ic (hĭs'tə-rō-jěn'ĭk)
adj.
Causing hysterical symptoms or reactions.

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