noun bra·dy·tely \ˈbrādə̇ˌtelē\

Definition of bradytely



  1. :  arrested evolution or evolution at very slow rates outside the rate distribution usual for a given group of plants or animals — compare horotely, tachytely

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Origin and Etymology of bradytely

brady- + -tely (irregular from Greek telos end, consummation, degree of completion, state of maturity) — more at wheel

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to cast off or become cast off

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