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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or arising from physiological causes rather than being psychogenic in origin.

Usage examples (9)
  • somatogenic theories of schizophrenia
  • Such disturbances he says, acting on the germ-cells, would be truly somatogenic.
  • The theory of the heredity of somatogenic modifications is not in opposition to the mutation theory.
  • If it be proved that a hereditary character was originally somatogenic, it follows that somatogenic characters in time become hereditary. for more
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