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PathogenePathogene Path"o*gene, n. [See Pathogenic.] (Biol.)
One of a class of virulent micro["o]rganisms or bacteria
found in the tissues and fluids in infectious diseases, and
supposed to be the cause of the disease; a pathogenic
organism; a pathogenic bacterium; -- opposed to zymogene.
Pathogenesis Path`o*gen"e*sis, n. (Med.)
Pathogenetic Path`o*ge*net"ic, a. (Med.)
Pathogenic Path`o*gen"ic, a. [Gr. ? disease + the root of ?
birth.] (Med. & Biol.)
Of or pertaining to pathogeny; producting disease; as, a
pathogenic organism; a pathogenic bacterium.
Pathogeny Pa*thog"e*ny, n. (Med.)
(a) The generation, and method of development, of disease;
as, the pathogeny of yellow fever is unsettled.
(b) That branch of pathology which treats of the generation
and development of disease.