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so·mat·o·gen·ic(sō-măt′ə-jĕn′ĭk, sō′mə-tə-) also so·mat·o·ge·net·ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
Of somatic origin; developing from the somatic cells.
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(Medicine) med originating in the cells of the body: of organic, rather than mental, origin: a somatogenic disorder.
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originating in the body or the cells of the body, as a disease. Also called physiogenic.See also: Disease and Illness
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|Adj.||1.||somatogenic - of or arising from physiological causes rather than being psychogenic in origin; "somatogenic theories of schizophrenia"|
physical - involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit; "physical exercise"; "physical suffering"; "was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance"
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