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endogenous

 [en-doj´ĕ-nus]
produced within or caused by factors within the organism.

en·dog·e·nous

(en-doj'ĕ-nŭs),
Originating or produced within the organism or one of its parts.
Synonym(s): endogenic
[endo- + G. -gen, production]

endogenous

/en·dog·e·nous/ (en-doj´ĕ-nus) produced within or caused by factors within the organism.

endogenous

(ĕn-dŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Originating internally.
2. Originating or produced within an organism, tissue, or cell: endogenous hormones.

en·dog′e·nous·ly adv.
en·dog′e·ny n.

endogenous

[endoj′ənəs]
Etymology: Gk, endon + genein, to produce
1 growing within the body.
2 originating from within the body or produced from internal causes, such as a disease caused by the structural or functional failure of an organ or system. Compare exogenous. endogenic, adj.

endogenous

adjective Referring to or coming from within—e.g., a cell, tissue or organism.

en·dog·e·nous

, endogenic (en-doj'ĕ-nŭs, endō-jenik)
Originating or produced within the organism or one of its parts.
[endo- + G. -gen, production]

endogenous

Occurring without an obvious cause external to the body, and believed to result from an internal cause. A person depressed by a succession of calamities is said to have exogenous depression. In the absence of external causes, depression is said to be endogenous.

endogenous

(of growth or production) from within the body, for example, the development of new roots from the PERICYCLE of the old ROOT. Compare EXOGENOUS.

endogenous

made within the body.

endogenous

originating from within the organism

endogenous (en·dˑ·j·ns),

adj produced internally; made by the body.

en·dog·e·nous

, endogenic (en-doj'ĕ-nŭs, endō-jenik )
Originating or produced within the organism or one of its parts.
[endo- + G. -gen, production]

endogenous (endoj´ənəs),

adj originating within.

endogenous

produced within or caused by factors within the organism.

endogenous analgesic system
includes the secretion by the brain of endorphins in response to the central perception of pain.
endogenous calcium
calcium contributed to the feces by the intestinal secretions.
endogenous feline oncornavirus
endogenous magnesium
magnesium contributed to the feces by the intestinal secretions.
endogenous pain
caused by factors within the body, e.g. stretching of mesentery.
endogenous sarcoma virus
see feline sarcoma virus.
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In summary, each of the four body fluids can be used as a diagnostic medium when hormones are produced endogenously.
In equilibrium, assuming labor markets are competitive, workers will endogenously sort between the three types of occupations according to their respective comparative advantages.
In sum, when selecting the starting point of the intervention endogenously, the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta have no significant growth effect in the venue and near venue counties.
l Model boundaries are large enough to endogenously capture a social system's behavior and identify system characteristics that generate observed behavior through feedback loops (Richardson 2011).
Gregory and Hansen (GH) (1996) extended the EG test to allow for a one-time endogenously determined break in the cointegrating vector.
u] to a different value implies that benefits, b, and match efficiency, m, would have to change, too, since they are computed endogenously from the steady-state conditions.
Even without price predictions, one can hypothesize how price will impact behavior in the endogenously formed trust game conditional on price.
The separation between the skilled and the unskilled is endogenously determined therefore, S and U are endogenous variables, while M and N are exogenous variables.
And it was investment growth in industry and commerce that endogenously determined employment growth and reallocation in China.
the Forum would provide an opportunity to all member countries of Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) to offer their endogenously developed technologies to other countries of the Organization.
The importance of these endogenously generated skin lipids is only beginning to be understood, but further elucidation of this may open up important, new approaches for protecting the skin from microbial infections.
The Ramsey growth model is a neoclassical model of economic growth based on the work of Ramsey, whose idea was to determine the saving rate endogenously, through a dynamic maximization process.