polyphyletic

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poly·phy·let·ic

adj \ˌpäl-i-(ˌ)fī-ˈlet-ik\

Definition of POLYPHYLETIC

: of or relating to more than one stock; specifically : derived from more than one ancestral line
poly·phy·let·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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