Dictionary
5 ENTRIES FOUND:

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

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: derived curvePrevious Word in the Dictionary: deriveAll Words Near: derived
May 06, 2015
dauntless Hear it
fearless or very brave
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears