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  • holotypic — adjective see holotype * * * holotypic / tipˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑holo …   Useful english dictionary

  • holotypic — adjective see holotype …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • holotypic — holo·typ·ic …   English syllables

  • holotype — holotypic /hol euh tip ik, hoh leuh /, adj. /hol euh tuyp , hoh leuh /, n. Biol. the type specimen used in the original description of a species. [1895 1900; HOLO + TYPE] * * * …   Universalium

  • holotype — noun Date: 1897 1. the single specimen designated by an author as the type of a species or lesser taxon at the time of establishing the group 2. the type of a species or lesser taxon designated at a date later than that of establishing a group or …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • holotype — /ˈhɒloʊtaɪp/ (say holohtuyp) noun Biology → type specimen. {holo + type (def. 4b) –holotypic /hɒləˈtɪpɪk/ (say holuh tipik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • holotype —   n. original type specimen used in defining and describing a species or variety.    ♦ holotypic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • holotype — [häl′ō tīp΄, hō′lətīp΄] n. [ HOLO + TYPE] Taxonomy the single specimen chosen as the type of a new species or subspecies in the original description holotypic [häl′ōtip′ik, hō′lətip′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

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