Conspecific
Conspecific Con`spe*cif"ic (k[o^]n`sp[-e]*s[i^]f"[i^]k), a. Of the same species. [1913 Webster]

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  • conspecific — index correlative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • conspecific — 1859 (adj.), 1962 (n.), from conspecies (1837), from CON (Cf. con ) with + SPECIES (Cf. species) …   Etymology dictionary

  • conspecific — [kän΄spə sif′ik] adj. [< conspecies, fellow species (see CON & SPECIES), modeled on SPECIFIC] belonging to the same species …   English World dictionary

  • conspecific — belonging to the same species, conspecific subspecies are subspecies belonging to the same species. Conspecific applied to species names usually implies that the names refer to the same taxon, i.e. synonymous species …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • conspecific — adjective Date: 1859 of the same species • conspecific noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • conspecific — Of the same species. [L. con , with, + specific] * * * con·spe·cif·ic .kän(t) spi sif ik adj of the same species conspecific n * * * con·spe·cif·ic (kon″spə sifґik) 1. of or pertaining to the same species. 2. a member of the same… …   Medical dictionary

  • conspecific —   Belonging to the same species, e.g. some workers believe that Encephalartos altensteinii and E. natalensis are conspecific …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • conspecific — con•spe•cif•ic [[t]ˌkɒn spɪˈsɪf ɪk[/t]] adj. 1) bio belonging to the same species 2) ecl bio a conspecific organism • Etymology: 1855–1860 …   From formal English to slang

  • conspecific — Individuals that are members of the same species …   Fisheries — dictionary

  • conspecific — adj. [L. cum, together; species, particular kind; facare, to make] Pertaining to individuals or populations belonging to the same species …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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