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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Derived or obtained from an organism of a different species: a xenogeneic tissue graft; xenogeneic antibodies.

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  • adj. Derived from a different species and therefore genetically and immunologically incompatible

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. denoting or relating to cells or tissues from individuals belonging to different species


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