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orthogenetic

[awr-thoh-juh-net-ik] /ˌɔr θoʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or exhibiting orthogenesis.
Origin of orthogenetic
1895-1900
1895-1900; < New Latin orthogenet- (stem of orthogenesis) orthogenesis + -ic
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