neotenic
adjective see neoteny

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • neotenic — adjective of or relating to or characterized by neoteny neotenic development • Syn: ↑neotenous • Pertains to noun: ↑neoteny (for: ↑neotenous), ↑neoteny …   Useful english dictionary

  • neotenic — See neoteny. * * * …   Universalium

  • neotenic — adjective Exhibiting neoteny. Syn: pedomorphic …   Wiktionary

  • neotenic — ne·o·tenic …   English syllables

  • neotenic plerocercoid — (PLATYHELMINTHES: Cestoda) All adult Caryophyllidea, whose adult developmental forms are thought to be extinct; exception: Archigetes; see neotenic procercoid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • neotenic procercoid — (PLATYHELMINTHES: Cestoda) In Caryophyllidea, adult Archigetes that reaches sexual maturity complete with cercomer …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • neotenic reproduction — see neoteny …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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  • neotenous — adjective of or relating to or characterized by neoteny neotenic development • Syn: ↑neotenic • Pertains to noun: ↑neoteny, ↑neoteny (for: ↑neotenic) …   Useful english dictionary

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