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cenogenetic

adjective ce·no·ge·net·ic
variants: or coenogenetic or chiefly British caenogenetic play \ˌsē-nə-jə-ˈnet-ik, ˌsen-ə-\

medical Definition of cenogenetic

:relating to or being a specialized adaptive character (as the amnion or chorion surrounding the embryo of higher vertebrates) that is not represented in primitive ancestral forms

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