from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Describing any rock ultimately derived from living organisms
  • adj. Of or pertaining to organogenesis

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to organogenesis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining or relating to organogeny; organogenetic.


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  • The organogenic peat and marshy peat formations in river valleys and local depressions often contain raised mire systems (Okolow, 1994).

    Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park, Belarus

  • Other major deposits are organogenic formations of peat and marshy peat which occur in river valleys and local depressions which often contain raised mire systems.

    Bialowieza Forest, Poland


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