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recessive

adjective

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not comfortable around people
  • a recessive genius who was most comfortable working alone in his chemistry lab

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The first known use of recessive was in 1654

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“Recessive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recessive. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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