adjective see microevolution

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  • microevolutionary — See microevolution. * * * …   Universalium

  • microevolutionary — adjective Of or pertaining to microevolution …   Wiktionary

  • microevolutionary — mi·cro·evolutionary …   English syllables

  • microevolutionary — adjective see microevolution …   Useful english dictionary

  • microevolution — microevolutionary, adj. /muy kroh ev euh looh sheuhn/ or, esp. Brit., / ee veuh /, n. Biol. 1. evolutionary change involving the gradual accumulation of mutations leading to new varieties within a species. 2. minor evolutionary change observed… …   Universalium

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  • heredity — /heuh red i tee/, n., pl. heredities. Biol. 1. the transmission of genetic characters from parents to offspring: it is dependent upon the segregation and recombination of genes during meiosis and fertilization and results in the genesis of a new… …   Universalium

  • microevolution — noun Date: 1911 comparatively minor evolutionary change involving the accumulation of variations in populations usually below the species level • microevolutionary adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Punctuated equilibrium — is a theory of evolutionary biology which states that most sexually reproducing populations experience little change for most of their geological history, and that when phenotypic evolution does occur, it is localized in rare, rapid events of… …   Wikipedia

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