speciation

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noun spe·ci·a·tion \ˌspē-shē-ˈā-shən, -sē-\

Definition of speciation

  1. :  the process of biological species formation

speciate

play \ˈspē-shē-ˌāt, -sē-\ intransitive verb

speciational

play \ˌspē-shē-ˈā-shnəl, -sē-, -shə-nəl\ adjective

1906

First Known Use of speciation

1906


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