Definitions for cladogramˈklæd əˌgræm, ˈkleɪ də-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

clad•o•gramˈklæd əˌgræm, ˈkleɪ də-(n.)

  1. a branching diagram depicting, in the order in which new features evolved, the successive points of divergence of clades from their common ancestors.

    Category: Biology, Taxonomy

Origin of cladogram:

1965–70

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cladogram(noun)

    a tree diagram used to illustrate phylogenetic relationships

Wiktionary

  1. cladogram(Noun)

    A branching treelike graphical representation of the phylogenetic relationships between organisms showing which taxa have branched from common ancestors.

  2. cladogram(Noun)

    (phylogenetics) A phylogenetic tree that is strictly the outcome of a cladistic analysis.

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