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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dicot, dicotyledon, magnoliopsid, exogennoun

    flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside


  1. exogen

    Exogen refers to something that originates or develops from external factors or causes rather than from within an organism or system. It is often used in fields such as biology, geography, and economics to describe influences or growth resulting from outside forces or substances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exogennoun

    a plant belonging to one of the greater part of the vegetable kingdom, and which the plants are characterized by having c wood bark, and pith, the wood forming a layer between the other two, and increasing, if at all, by the animal addition of a new layer to the outside next to the bark. The leaves are commonly netted-veined, and the number of cotyledons is two, or, very rarely, several in a whorl. Cf. Endogen

  2. Etymology: [Exo- + -gen: cf. F. exogne.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Exogen

    eks′o-jen, n. a plant belonging to the great class that increases by layers growing on the outside of the wood.—adj. Exog′enous (-oj′), growing by successive additions to the outside. [L. exō, outside, and gen, root of gignesthai, to be produced.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exogen in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exogen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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