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type genus

noun

Definition of TYPE GENUS

:  the genus of a taxonomic family or subfamily from which the name of the family or subfamily is formed

First Known Use of TYPE GENUS

1840

type genus

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TYPE GENUS

:  the genus of a taxonomic family or subfamily from which the name of the family or subfamily is formed

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