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- Capable of causing disease.
- Originating or producing disease.
- Of or relating to pathogenesis.
- pathˌo·genˈi·cal·ly adverb
- pathˌo·ge·nicˈi·ty noun
pathogenic - Cultural Definition
A descriptive term for a thing or condition that can cause disease.
pathogenic - Medical Definition
- Having the capability to cause disease.
- Producing disease.
- Relating to pathogenesis.
- pathogenicity noun