Definition of mitogenetic in US English:

mitogenetic

adjective

Biology
  • Stimulating mitosis; (originally) specifically designating a type of ultraviolet radiation thought to be emitted by dividing cells and to stimulate division in other cells (now historical).

Origin

1920s. From German mitogenetisch from mito- + -genetisch.

Pronunciation

mitogenetic

/ˌmʌɪtə(ʊ)dʒɪˈnɛtɪk/