Definition of metanephrogenic in US English:

metanephrogenic

adjective

Embryology
  • Designating the mesodermal tissue that gives rise to the metanephros; of or relating to the development of the metanephros.

Origin

Early 20th century. From metanephro- + -genic. Compare earlier metanephric.

Pronunciation

metanephrogenic

/ˌmɛtəˌnɛfrə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪk/