polytypic

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adjective poly·typ·ic \ˌpä-lē-ˈti-pik\

Definition of polytypic

  1. :  represented by several or many types or subdivisions a polytypic species of organism

First Known Use of polytypic

1858


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polytypic

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adjective poly·typ·ic \ˌpäl-i-ˈtip-ik\
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polytypical

\-ˈtip-i-kəl\play

Medical Definition of polytypic

  1. :  represented by several or many types or subdivisions a polytypic species of organisms

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