Definition of zoogonic in English:

zoogonic

adjective

  • Of or relating to the generation or development of animals or living things generally; life-producing, generative.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Taylor (1758–1835), philosopher and translator. From Hellenistic Greek ζωογόνος producing animals, generative, in Byzantine Greek also life-producing (Proclus; from ancient Greek ζωή life + -γονος producing: see protogonous) + -ic.

Pronunciation

zoogonic

/zuː(ə)ˈɡɒnɪk//zəʊəˈɡɒnɪk/