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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 ?
We don garment after garment, as if we grew like exogenous plants by addition without.
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The previous study has also proved that addition of exogenous enzyme increases the nutrition value of diet by digesting the complex cellulose component into simple sugar which can stimulate growth performance of broiler chick.
Africa's problems have always been endogenous though exploited by exogenous factors.
experience with pediatric universal varicella vaccination hasn't resulted in the anticipated increase in herpes zoster predicted by the exogenous boosting hypothesis, Lara J.
Ochronosis may also develop following a long-term exposure of the skin to topical chemical agents and termed as exogenous form.
Infectious fever is the defensive and adaptive reaction that occurs when an organism's immune system comes into contact with exogenous pyrogens, or pathogen-associated molecular pattern (PAMP).
Fedspeak will run silent through next week's FOMC meeting, which will keep the focus on data, trade, Europe and other exogenous factors for now.
In 1925, Laughlen [1] first described four cases of a rare form of pneumonia caused by inhalation of fatty substances and named it exogenous lipoid pneumonia (ELP).
The authors quantify the contribution of exogenous changes originating in the oil market to international business cycles, and relate them to the role of exogenous changes originating outside the oil market.