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hereditarian

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noun he·red·i·tar·i·an \hə-ˌre-də-ˈter-ē-ən\

Definition of hereditarian

  1. :  an advocate of the theory that individual differences in human beings can be accounted for primarily on the basis of genetics

hereditarian adjective


1881

First Known Use of hereditarian

1881


Medical Dictionary

hereditarian

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noun he·red·i·tar·i·an \hə-ˌred-ə-ˈter-ē-ən\

Medical Definition of hereditarian

  1. :  an advocate of the theory that individual differences in human beings can be accounted for primarily on the basis of genetics

  2. hereditarian adjective
    he·red·i·tar·i·an·ism \-ē-ə-ˌniz-əm\play noun




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