adverb see eugenic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • eugenically — See eugenic. * * * …   Universalium

  • eugenically — adverb a) In a eugenic manner. b) Using eugenics …   Wiktionary

  • eugenically — adv. in a eugenic manner, with regard to eugenics …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eugenically — eu·gen·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • eugenically — adverb see eugenic …   Useful english dictionary

  • eugenic — eugenically, adv. /yooh jen ik/, adj. 1. of or bringing about improvement in the type of offspring produced. 2. having good inherited characteristics. Also, eugenical. Cf. dysgenic. [1880 85; < Gk eugen(és) wellborn (see EU , GEN) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • eugenics — /yooh jen iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the study of or belief in the possibility of improving the qualities of the human species or a human population, esp. by such means as discouraging reproduction by persons having genetic defects or… …   Universalium

  • eugenic — adjective Etymology: Greek eugenēs wellborn, from eu + genēs born more at gen Date: 1883 1. relating to or fitted for the production of good offspring 2. of or relating to eugenics • eugenically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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