Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / exogenous

other words for exogenous

MOST RELEVANT

USE exogenous IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

opposites of exogenous

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Quiz Yourself On You’re vs. Your!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Exogenous Structures, in botany, are those which arise from superficial tissues of the parent organ, as stem-branches and leaves.
In others, the ordinary exogenous trees predominate, almost to the exclusion of others.
Let us note in this way, in the first place, the introduction of the familiar generic forms of exogenous trees.
The mechanical properties of the stems of trees, both exogenous and endogenous, render them extremely serviceable to mankind.
Trees which thus form a new ring of wood every year are called exogenous, or outside-growing.
Those trees called exogenous grow by means of successive layers on the outside.
Such a stem is called exogenous (outside-growing), because a new layer forms on the outside of the wood each year.
Regulation of breeding schedules in birds always involves some exogenous, environmental timing or triggering mechanism.
THE BREEDING BIRDS OF KANSASRICHARD F. JOHNSTON
Any exogenous control, or environmental variable, can be looked on simply as a timing oscillator.
THE BREEDING BIRDS OF KANSASRICHARD F. JOHNSTON
Diagram of a cross section of a very young exogenous stem, showing six woody bundles or wedges.

WORD OF THE DAY

perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
Get Online Help For Kids!