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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.
References in classic literature ?
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The situation in the insurance sector merits a serious study because insurance equips households with ability to cope with exogenous shocks, which could sometimes be catastrophic, and to develop resilience to such shocks,' they added.
This study may provide physiological insights into understanding the mechanisms of salinity tolerance in plants treated with exogenous proline.
Exogenous variables are Unsafe Driving, Fatigue Driving, Driver Fitness, Controlled Substances/Alcohol, and Vehicle Maintenance.
It is well-established that consuming exogenous carbohydrate during prolonged physical activity improves performance.
A study has demonstrated that colonization of conditional exogenous pathogens within the gut is an important pathologic basis of hospital-acquired infections in critically ill ICU patients.
At 20C, exogenous CaCl2 alleviated the negative effects of temperature stress on the total respiration rate by enhancing the activity of tricarboxylic acid cycle (TCA).
Bilik and Lopuszanska-Rusek (2010) reported that the addition of exogenous cellulase may increase total volatile fatty acid (VFA) of rumen fluid of dairy cows without disturbing the VFA profile.
Lipoid pneumonias can be classified based on the source of lipids into exogenous and endogenous types.
It is important to recognize genetic variability and other exogenous factors that may alter the metabolism of tacrolimus and increase or decrease the level of tacrolimus in the blood.
Crop and pest management strategies, as an integral part of Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) is to be adopted as the main methodology to reduce crop losses by indigenous pests and diseases and to prevent the spread of both indigenous and exogenous pests and pathogens in the participating countries.