rhizogenic

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rhi·zo·gen·ic

 (rī′zō-jĕn′ĭk)
adj. Botany
Of, relating to, or stimulating the formation of roots: the rhizogenic effect of auxin.

rhi′zo·gen′e·sis (-ĭ-sĭs) n.

rhizogenic

(ˌraɪzəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) ,

rhizogenetic

or

rhizogenous

adj
(Botany) (of cells and tissues) giving rise to roots