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From this start it is easy to develop the genetic concept of social life.

This work is a study in genetic sociology to be completed in three volumes.

Qril says they recognized you from your genetic pattern—and don't ask me how they did this!

Maya's education was extensive, but it did not include the genetic sciences.

"I can assure you I'm not one of Goat's genetic experiments," he said.

Dark: They will be inherited, because they are changes of the genetic structure.

You may add that these customs are evidence of the worship of genetic divinities.

Man is not, as thus seen in these genetic views of him, a self-tamed animal.

This is what is meant when we hear it said that psychology is becoming "genetic."

It might be that the next interaction will involve our genetic code.

WORD ORIGIN

"pertaining to origins," coined 1831 by Carlyle from Greek genetikos "genitive," from genesis "origin" (see genus). Biological sense first recorded in Darwin, 1859. Related: Genetically. Genetical is attested from 1650s.

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