Definition of anthropogenic in English:

anthropogenic

adjective

  • (chiefly of pollution or environmental change) originating in human activity.

    ‘anthropogenic emissions of sulfur dioxide’
    • ‘belief in anthropogenic climate change’

Pronunciation

anthropogenic

/ˌanTHrəˌpōˈjenik/ /ˌænθrəˌpoʊˈdʒɛnɪk/

Origin

Late 19th century (in sense ‘relating to the study of human development’): from anthropo- + -genic.