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?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say genetic in sign language?

  1. genetic

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. Lisa Johnson:

    They called me a genetic freak.

  2. Paul Keim:

    Thanks to modern genetic sequencing.

  3. Psychiatrist Jeffrey Metzner:

    There’s no doubt there is a genetic component.

  4. Rachel Yehuda:

    But I have not put all my eggs in the genetic basket.

  5. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn:

    Without our ability to use DNA and genetic genealogy.

Images & Illustrations of genetic

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