rhizogenic

rhizogenic

[rahy-zoh-jen-ik]
adjective Botany.
producing roots, as certain cells.
Also, rhizogenous [rahy-zoj-uh-nuhs] .


Origin:
1880–85; rhizo- + -genic

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rhizogenic, rhizogenetic or rhizogenous (ˌraɪzəʊˈdʒɛnɪk, ˌraɪzəʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk, raɪˈzɒdʒənəs)
 
adj
(of cells and tissues) giving rise to roots
 
rhizogenetic, rhizogenetic or rhizogenous
 
adj
 
rhizogenous, rhizogenetic or rhizogenous
 
adj

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