oncogenic

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on·co·gen·ic

 (ŏn′kō-jĕn′ĭk, ŏng′-)
adj.
Tending to cause or give rise to tumors: an oncogenic virus.

[Greek onkos, mass, tumor; see oncology + -genic.]

on′co·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

oncogenic

(ˌɒŋkəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) or

oncogenous

adj
(Pathology) causing the formation of a tumour: an oncogenic virus.
ˌoncoˈgenesis n
Translations

on·co·gen·ic

a. oncogénico-a, rel. a la oncogénesis; causante de tumores.
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