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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Autogenous  \Au*tog"e*nous\,  a. 
  Autogenetic. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Autogenous  \Au*tog"e*nous\,  a.  [Gr.  ?;  ?  self  +  root  of  ?  to  be 
  born.] 
  1.  (Biol.)  Self-generated;  produced  independently. 
 
  2.  (Anat.)  Developed  from  an  independent  center  of 
  ossification.  --Owen. 
 
  {Autogenous  soldering},  the  junction  by  fusion  of  the  joining 
  edges  of  metals  without  the  intervention  of  solder. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  autogenous 
  adj  :  originating  within  the  body  [syn:  {autogenic}]  [ant:  {heterogenous}] 




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