zoogenic


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Related to zoogenic: zoonotic infection

zo·o·gen·ic

 (zō′ə-jĕn′ĭk) also zo·og·e·nous (zō-ŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
Originating in or produced by animals.

zoogenic

(ˌzəʊəˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
produced from animals

zo•o•gen•ic

(ˌzoʊ əˈdʒɛn ɪk)

also zo•og•e•nous

(zoʊˈɒdʒ ə nəs)

adj.
1. produced or caused by animals.
2. pertaining or related to animal development or evolution.
[1860–65]
zo`o•gen′e•sis, zo•og′e•ny, n.
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They consist of dense and highly fractured limestones and dolomites which are zoogenic and pink.
In the subarctic boreal forest of the SEEDS site, a similar relationship was evident, although the disturbances were anthropogenic rather than zoogenic.
Alopecurus is common on zoogenic and cryogenic disturbances, such as bird cliffs, animal burrows, and the active margins of ice-wedge polygons, and has long been associated with arctic archaeological sites (Porsild, 1932; Polunin, 1948; Fredskild, 1961).