adverb see phyletic

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  • phyletically — See phyletic. * * * …   Universalium

  • phyletically — adverb a) In a phyletic manner b) Regarding phylogeny …   Wiktionary

  • phyletically — phy·let·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • phyletically — adverb see phyletic …   Useful english dictionary

  • phyletic — phyletically, adj. /fuy let ik/, adj. Biol. of, pertaining to, or based on the evolutionary history of a group of organisms; phylogenetic. [1880 85; Gk phyletikós pertaining to a tribesman, equiv. to phylét(es) tribesman (deriv. of phýle PHYLE) + …   Universalium

  • phyletic — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary phyl + etic (as in genetic) Date: 1881 of or relating to evolutionary change in a single line of descent without branching • phyletically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Channichthyidae — Crocodile icefish Icefish larva Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • phyletic — [fʌɪ lɛtɪk] adjective Biology relating to or denoting the evolutionary development of a species or other group. Derivatives phyletically adverb Origin C19: from Gk phuletikos, from phuletēs tribesman …   English new terms dictionary

  • biphyletically — bi·phyletically …   English syllables

  • spirocyclic — |spīrō+ adjective Etymology: spir + cyclic : having flower parts in a spiral arrangement that changes phyletically to a cyclic arrangement …   Useful english dictionary

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