scorbutigenic

Scurvy-producing.

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scor·bu·ti·gen·ic skȯr-.byüt-ə-'jen-ik adj causing scurvy <a \scorbutigenic diet>

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scor·bu·ti·gen·ic (skor-bu″tĭ-jenґik) causing scurvy.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • scorbutigenic — skȯ(r)ˈbyüd.əˌjenik adjective Etymology: New Latin scorbutus + English i + genic : causing scurvy scorbutigenic diet …   Useful english dictionary

  • scorbutigenic — scor·bu·ti·gen·ic …   English syllables

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