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genus  

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Fgenre WGenre (biologie)
  • En systématique,
genus
  • NomPLgenera
    1. (taxonomy) a rank in the classification of organisms, below family and above species; a taxon at that rank.
      1. All magnolias belong to the genus Magnolia.
      2. Other species of the genus Bos are often called cattle or wild cattle.
      3. There are only two genera and species of seadragons.
    2. A group with common attributes.
      1. (topology) A number measuring some aspect of the complexity of any of various manifolds or graphs.
        1. (semantics) Within a definition, a broader category of the defined concept.
        2. Plus d'exemples
          1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
            • As lecideoid lichens, Lecidella was considered to be part of the huge genus Lecidea Ach. for a long time [24 ].
            • In the last part of his paper Przibram calls attention to the characteristic, striking tendency to homœosis in certain genera of Crustacea and insects.
            • In many cases myrmecophytism has evolved multiple times in a single genus (e.g., Macaranga) and in other cases it has evolved in just one clade (i.e., Vachellia).
          2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
            • A chequerwise arrangement of the species belonging to the former Rimicaris and Chorocaris within Rimicaridinae gives additional evidence for their genetic similarity and thus synonimising both genera.

        Meaning of genus for the defined word.

        Grammaticalement, ce mot "genus" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms avec pluriels irrégulier et un noms dénombrable.
        • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
          1. Noms
            • Noms avec pluriels irréguliers
              • Noms Dénombrable
            Difficulté: Niveau 2
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            Définition: Niveau 9
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            Précis    ➨     Polyvalent
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            1. en genuses
            2. en genus name
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