Definition of saprogenic in English:

saprogenic

adjective

Biology
  • Causing or produced by putrefaction or decay.

    ‘Saprogenic fungi are distinguished in part by their inability to cause disease in healthy hosts, and relatively high ability to kill or accelerate the decline of stressed hosts.’

Pronunciation

saprogenic

/ˌsaprə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪk/