Definition of aerogenic in English:

aerogenic

adjective

  • 1Medicine
    Medicine. Of, relating to, or designating the spread of an infectious agent or disease through the air or the air passages of the body.

  • 2Microbiology
    Microbiology. Of a microorganism or microbial process: producing or generating gas.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From aero- + -genic. Compare French aérogène.

Pronunciation:

aerogenic

/ˌɛːrə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪk/