evolutionary developmental biology

noun

Definition of evolutionary developmental biology

: a field of biology that combines the disciplines of evolutionary biology and developmental biology to study the relationship between evolution and developmental processes and mechanisms called also evo-devo

evolutionary developmental biologist

noun

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