Phylogenetic Phy*lo*ge*net"ic, a. Relating to phylogenesis, or the race history of a type of organism. -- {Phy*lo*ge*net"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • phylogenetically — adv. through phylogenesis, via evolution …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phylogenetically — phy·lo·ge·net·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

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