Comedogenic etymology


English word comedogenic comes from English comedo ((medicine) A blackhead or whitehead.), English -genic

Etymology of comedogenic

Detailed word origin of comedogenic

Dictionary entry Language Definition
comedo English (en) (medicine) A blackhead or whitehead.
-genic English (en) Produced or generated by something. Producing or generating something. Suitable to be produced, or reproduced.
comedogenic English (en) Tending to produce acne, i.e. comedones A substance that tends to produce acne, such as by clogging pores on the skin.

Words with the same origin as comedogenic

Descendants of -genic