phylogenetic

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adjective phy·lo·ge·net·ic \ ˌfī-lō-jə-ˈne-tik \

Definition of phylogenetic

1 :of or relating to phylogeny
2 :based on natural evolutionary relationships
3 :acquired in the course of phylogenetic development :racial

phylogenetically

play \ˌfī-lō-jə-ˈne-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of phylogenetic

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin phylogenesis phylogeny, from phyl- + genesis


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phylogenetic

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adjective phy·lo·ge·net·ic \ ˌfī-lō-jə-ˈnet-ik \

medical Definition of phylogenetic

1 :of or relating to phylogeny
2 :based on natural evolutionary relationships
3 :acquired in the course of phylogenetic development

phylogenetically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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