adverb see orthogenesis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • orthogenetically — See orthogenetic. * * * …   Universalium

  • orthogenetically — adv. in an orthogenetic manner, during development according to predetermined factors …   English contemporary dictionary

  • orthogenetically — or·tho·genetically …   English syllables

  • orthogenetically — adverb see orthogenetic * * * orthogenetˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑ortho …   Useful english dictionary

  • orthogenesis — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1895 variation of organisms in successive generations that in some especially former evolutionary theories takes place in some predestined direction resulting in progressive evolutionary trends independent of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • orthogenesis — n. a theory of evolution which proposes that variations follow a defined direction and are not merely sporadic and fortuitous. Derivatives: orthogenetic adj. orthogenetically adv …   Useful english dictionary

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