Zoo genesis

zoogenic

[zoh-uh-jen-ik]
adjective
1.
produced or caused by animals.
2.
pertaining or related to animal development or evolution.
Also, zoogenous [zoh-oj-uh-nuhs] .


Origin:
1860–65; zoo- + -genic

zoogenesis [zoh-uh-jen-uh-sis] , zoogeny [zoh-oj-uh-nee] , noun
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zoogenic zo·o·gen·ic (zō'ə-jěn'ĭk) or zo·og·e·nous (zō-ŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.
Originating in or produced by animals.

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