derived

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derived

adjective

Definition of DERIVED

:  being, possessing, or marked by a character (as the large brain in humans) not present in the ancestral form <derived features>

First Known Use of DERIVED

1969

Other Biology Terms

autochthonous, fecund, homunculus, phylogeny, substrate

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