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endogenous

en·dog·e·nous

endogenous

 
pronunciation:
en da j nihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: coming or produced from or developing within, as certain spores, or due to internal conditions, as certain diseases. (Cf. exogenous.)
definition 2: of, pertaining to, or constituting the metabolism of elements of living tissue containing nitrogen.
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derivation: endogenously (adv.)
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