genetically

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Etymology[edit]

From genetical +‎ -ly.

Adverb[edit]

genetically (comparative more genetically, superlative most genetically)

  1. In terms of origin or development.
    • 1999, Joyce Crick, translating Sigmund Freud, The Interpretation of Dreams, I.b:
      Hildebrandt is certainly right in maintaining that all dream-images could be explained genetically, if we spent sufficient time and concentration on tracing their origin.
  2. In a manner relating to genes or genetics.
    Genetically modified crops.

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