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assortative

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adjective as·sor·ta·tive \ə-ˈsȯr-tə-tiv\

Definition of assortative

  1. :  being nonrandom mating based on like or unlike characteristics

assortativelyplay \-lē\ adverb


1897

First Known Use of assortative

1897

Rhymes with assortative


Medical Dictionary

assortative

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adjective as·sor·ta·tive \ə-ˈsȯrt-ət-iv\

Medical Definition of assortative

  1. :  being nonrandom mating based on like or unlike characteristics




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