Definition of Pyrogenous

1. Adjective. Produced by or producing fever.

Exact synonyms: Pyrogenetic, Pyrogenic
Partainyms: Pyrogen, Pyrogen, Pyrogen
Derivative terms: Pyrogen



2. Adjective. Produced under conditions involving intense heat. "Pyrogenic strata"
Exact synonyms: Igneous, Pyrogenic
Partainyms: Heat, Heat, Heat

Definition of Pyrogenous

1. a. Produced by fire; igneous.

Definition of Pyrogenous

1. Adjective. produced by fire or heat ¹

2. Adjective. producing fire, heat, or fever ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pyrogenous

pyroelectricity
pyroelectrics
pyroelectrodynamic
pyroelectrodynamics
pyrogallate
pyrogallates
pyrogallic
pyrogallic acid
pyrogallol
pyrogallols
pyrogen
pyrogenetic
pyrogenic
pyrogenicities
pyrogenicity
pyrogenous (current term)
pyrogens
pyrogeography
pyroglutamate
pyroglutamates
pyroglutamic
pyroglutamic acid
pyroglutamic acids
pyroglutamine
pyrognostic
pyrognostics
pyrograph
pyrographed
pyrographer
pyrographers

Literary usage of Pyrogenous

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1. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1847)
"On the Accessory Elements of pyrogenous Rocks, by MJ Durocher.—Independently of the silicated minerals which constitute the crystalline rocks called ..."

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