What does genetic mean?

Definitions for genetic
dʒəˈnɛt ɪkge·net·ic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word genetic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. familial, genetic, hereditary, inherited, transmitted, transmissible(adj)

    occurring among members of a family usually by heredity

    "an inherited disease"; "familial traits"; "genetically transmitted features"

  2. genic, genetic, genetical(adj)

    of or relating to or produced by or being a gene

    "genic combinations"; "genetic code"

  3. genetic(adj)

    pertaining to or referring to origin

    "genetic history reconstructs the origins of a literary work"

  4. genetic, genetical(adj)

    of or relating to the science of genetics

    "genetic research"

GCIDE

  1. Genetic(a.)

    Of or pertaining to genes or genetics; as, the genetic code.

Wiktionary

  1. genetic(Adjective)

    relating to genetics or genes

  2. genetic(Adjective)

    caused by genes

  3. genetic(Adjective)

    of or relating to origin (genesis)

    1858: All evidence tends to this conclusion, that the sun is the prime genetic agent of earthquakes and of every other pluto-dynamic impulse which acts against the crust of the planet, and breaks or elevates any of its parts. u2014 Year-Book Of Facts In Science And Art For 1858

Webster Dictionary

  1. Genetic(adj)

    same as Genetical

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'genetic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4763

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'genetic' in Adjectives Frequency: #650

How to pronounce genetic?

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How to say genetic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of genetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of genetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of genetic in a Sentence

  1. Robert Doyle:

    You can't diagnosis ADHD in a vacuum; there are a multitude of factors at play, aDHD is also a highly genetic condition, if a man and a women get together, and each of them have ADHD, their risk for having a child with ADHD is about 75%.

  2. Peter Beitsch:

    The guidelines really don't help -- in fact, they hurt, they injure, they keep people who could benefit from genetic testing from getting it.

  3. Felix Patton:

    Analysis of the DNA of the rhinos will also be used to clarify which of the males is the sire of those rhinos born at Ziwa (Rhino Sanctuary) to ensure that no male is so dominant that there will be genetic problems in the future.

  4. Xiaosong Gu:

    The findings provide a robust genetic basis of adhesive setae formation.

  5. Ronald Swaisgood:

    Pairs are selected to maximize maintenance of genetic diversity in the panda population. This is essential for maintaining healthy populations, and currently we have no problem with this, however, there are often several candidate mates that are genetically suitable, and we believe that behavior and mate choice has a role to play for improving the success rate of breeding among genetically suitable partners.

Images & Illustrations of genetic

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