Definition of endogenic in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˌɛndəʊˈdʒɛnɪk/


Formed or occurring beneath the surface of the earth. Often contrasted with exogenic.
Example sentences
  • Generally, at the megascale, the largest scale of investigation, landforms result primarily from endogenic processes associated with plate tectonics.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: endo|gen¦ic

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.