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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey-bahy-oh-jen-ik, ab-ee-oh-]
    • /ˌeɪ baɪ oʊˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌæb i oʊ-/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey-bahy-oh-jen-ik, ab-ee-oh-]
    • /ˌeɪ baɪ oʊˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌæb i oʊ-/

Definitions of abiogenic word

  • adjective abiogenic not resulting from the activity of living organisms. 1
  • noun abiogenic Not produced or derived by means of living organisms or their processes. (Late 19th century.). 1

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Origin of abiogenic

First appearance:

before 1910
One of the 15% newest English words
First recorded in 1910-15; a-6 + biogenic

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Parts of speech for Abiogenic


abiogenic popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 73% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

abiogenic usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for abiogenic

adj abiogenic

  • originating — to take its origin or rise; begin; start; arise: The practice originated during the Middle Ages.
  • proceedingproceeds. something that results or accrues. the total amount derived from a sale or other transaction: The proceeds from the deal were divided equally among us. the profits or returns from a sale, investment, etc.
  • soaring — an act or instance of soaring.
  • rising — advancing, ascending, or mounting: rising smoke.
  • ascendant — proceeding upwards; rising

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