apolegamic


apolegamic
adj. [Gr. apolegein, to choose; gamos, marriage]
Pertaining to sexual selection.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • apolegamic — ap·o·le·gam·ic …   English syllables

  • apolegamic —   a. Biology, pertaining to selection, especially sexual …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • apolegamic — |apələ̇|gamik adjective Etymology: Greek apolegein to pick out (from apo + legein to gather) + English gamic more at legend biology : relating to selection used specifically of mating based on sexual selection …   Useful english dictionary


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