saprogen


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sap·ro·gen

(sap'rō-jen),
An organism living on dead organic matter and causing the decay thereof.
[sapro- + G. -gen, producing]

saprogen

[sap′rəjən]
a microscopic saprophyte.

sap·ro·gen

(sap'rŏ-jen)
An organism living on dead organic matter and causing its decay.
[sapro- + G. -gen, producing]