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ex·og·e·nous

 (ĕk-sŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Originating externally: an exogenous model of economic growth.
2. Originating or produced from outside a cell, tissue, or organism: exogenous antioxidants.

[French exogène : Greek exō-, exo- + French -gène, -gen.]

ex·og′e·nous·ly adv.
ex·og′e·ny (-ə-mē) n.

exogenous

(ɛkˈsɒdʒɪnəs)
adj
1. having an external origin
2. (Biology) biology
a. developing or originating outside an organism or part of an organism
b. of or relating to external factors, such as light, that influence an organism
3. (Psychiatry) psychiatry (of a mental illness) caused by external factors
exˈogenously adv

ex•og•e•nous

(ɛkˈsɒdʒ ə nəs)

adj.
originating from outside; derived externally.
[1820–30]
ex•og′e•nism, n.
ex•og′e•nous•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.exogenous - derived or originating externally
endogenic, endogenous - derived or originating internally
Translations

ex·og·e·nous

a. exógeno-a, externo-a, que se origina fuera del organismo.
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We don garment after garment, as if we grew like exogenous plants by addition without.
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Exogenous ER[alpha] reversed the I3C mediated loss of IGF1R and IRS1 gene expression demonstrating that down-regulation of ER[alpha] is functionally linked to I3C control of IGF1R and IRS1 expression.
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The bank also added that a number of local and exogenous shocks could affect the economy.
Interest payments amount to 20% of revenue and the high debt levels undermine the country's growth potential, and constrain the government in responding to exogenous shocks," said Schipke.
To substantiate the contention that it was the hormonal regulation of metabolism which determined the potential of a grains to grow, support is also drawn from the work of [8] who mooted that the exogenous applications of plant growth regulating substances was accompanied by a transformation of sink capacity along with a change in the grain metabolism in buckwheat.
PXR agonists include a wide range of structurally diverse endogenous and exogenous compounds that have been shown to mediate clinically significant drug--drug interactions, exert biological effects in humans and animals, and potentiate the toxicity of environmental contaminants.
To parsimoniously assess the uncertainty inherent to IT offshoring our proposed framework distinguishes between endogenous and exogenous uncertainties in relation to the IT offshoring decision.