phellogen[fel′ə jen′, -jən]
Origin of phellogen; from Classical Greek phellos (see phelloderm) + -gen
Origin of phellogenGreek phellos, cork; see bhel-2 in Indo-European roots + –gen.
- phel′lo·ge·net′ic , phel′lo·gen′ic
(countable and uncountable, plural phellogens)
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