evo–devo

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noun evo–de·vo \ˈē-vō-ˈdē-vō\
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Evo-devo

Definition of evo–devo

  1. :  evolutionary development biology Advances in the new science of evolutionary developmental biology—dubbed “evo-devo” for short—have enabled biologists to see beyond the external beauty of organic forms into the mechanisms that shape their diversity. — Sean B. Carroll

1997

First Known Use of evo–devo

1997


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