atávico

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

atávico m ‎(feminine singular atávica, masculine plural atávicos, feminine plural atávicas, comparable)

  1. (biology) atavistic (of the recurrence of a trait after an absence of generations)
  2. atavistic (of a throwback)
  3. atavistic (of the return of earlier, more primitive behaviour)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (biology: of the recurrence of a trait after an absence of generations): atavístico
  • (of a throwback): atavístico
  • (of the return of earlier, more primitive behaviour): atavístico

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

atávico m ‎(feminine singular atávica, masculine plural atávicos, feminine plural atávicas)

  1. atavistic