Zoogenic - definition of zoogenic by The Free Dictionary
Also found in: Medical
zo·o·gen·ic (zō′ə-jĕn′ĭk) also zo·og·e·nous (zō-ŏj′ə-nəs)
Originating in or produced by animals.
zo•o•gen•ic (ˌzoʊ əˈdʒɛn ɪk)
also zo•og•e•nous (zoʊˈɒdʒ ə nəs)
1. produced or caused by animals.
2. pertaining or related to animal development or evolution.
zo`o•gen′e•sis, zo•og′e•ny, n.
References in periodicals archive
They consist of dense and highly fractured limestones and dolomites which are zoogenic
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).