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path·o·gen·ic

 (păth′ə-jĕn′ĭk) also path·o·ge·net·ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Capable of causing disease.
2. Originating or producing disease.
3. Of or relating to pathogenesis.

path′o·gen′i·cal·ly adv.
path′o·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

pathogenic

(ˌpæθəˈdʒɛnɪk) or

pathogenous

adj
(Pathology) able to cause or produce disease: pathogenic bacteria.

path•o•gen•ic

(ˌpæθ əˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
capable of producing disease.
[1850–55]
path`o•ge•nic′i•ty (-oʊ dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pathogenic - able to cause disease; "infective agents"; "pathogenic bacteria"
unhealthful - detrimental to good health; "unhealthful air pollution"; "unhealthful conditions in old apartments with peeling lead-based paint"
Translations

pathogenic

[pæθəˈdʒenɪk] ADJpatógeno

pathogenic

pathogenic

[ˌpæθəˈdʒɛnɪk] adjpatogeno/a

path·o·gen·ic

, pathogenetic
a. patógeno-a, dañino-a, que causa una enfermedad.
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