Definition of encephalitogenic in English:

encephalitogenic

adjective

Medicine
  • Producing, capable of producing, or involved in the production of encephalitis (in later use especially by an immune or automimmune mechanism).

Origin

1920s. From encephalit- + -o- + -genic, after French encéphalitogène.

Pronunciation

encephalitogenic

/ɛnˌsɛfəlʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪk//ɛŋˌkɛfəlʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪk//ɛnˌkɛfəlʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪk/