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Genetic

Definition
adjective
(1) Of, pertaining to, or relating to genetics or genes.
(2) Caused by, influenced by, or produced by genes; genic.
(3) Tending to occur among family members due to heredity; familial.
Supplement
Word origin: From Greek genetikos, genitive, from genesis.

Related forms: gene (noun), genetically (adverb)
Synonym: genetical.
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