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English definition of “genetic”


adjective     /dʒəˈnet.ɪk/ US  /-ˈnet̬-/
C1 belonging or relating to genes (= parts of the DNA in cells ) received by each animal or plant from its parents : a genetic defect / disease GeneticsInnate and congenital genetically     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb GeneticsInnate and congenital
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