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orthogenic

[awr-thuh-jen-ik] /ˌɔr θəˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective
1.
Psychology. of, concerned with, or providing corrective treatment for mentally retarded or seriously disturbed children:
orthogenic class.
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British Dictionary definitions for orthogenic

orthogenic

/ˌɔːθəʊˈdʒɛnɪk/
adjective
1.
(med) relating to corrective procedures designed to promote healthy development
2.
of or relating to orthogenesis
Derived Forms
orthogenically, adverb
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