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para- +‎ -genic


paragenic (not comparable)

  1. (biology) Originating in the character of the germ, or at the first commencement of an individual; said of peculiarities of structure, character, etc.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for paragenic in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)