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oncogenic

 [ong″ko-jen´ik]
giving rise to tumors or causing tumor formation; said especially of tumor-inducing viruses.

on·cog·en·ous

(ong-koj'ĕ-nŭs),
Causing, inducing, or being suitable for the formation and development of a neoplasm.
Synonym(s): oncogenic

oncogenic

/on·co·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) giving rise to tumors or causing tumor formation; said especially of tumor-inducing viruses.

oncogenic

(ŏn′kō-jĕn′ĭk, ŏng′-)
adj.
Tending to cause or give rise to tumors: an oncogenic virus.

on′co·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

oncogenic

[ong′kōjen′ik]
Etymology: Gk, onkos, swelling, genein, to produce
pertaining to the origin and development of tumors or cancer.

on·cog·en·ous

(on-koj'ĕ-nŭs)
Causing, inducing, or being suitable for the formation and development of a neoplasm.
Synonym(s): oncogenic.

oncogenic

giving rise to tumors or causing tumor formation; said especially of tumor-inducing viruses.
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