Adjective "cladistic" definition and examples

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Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'We are not aware, however, of any previous studies that have used cladistic methods to define paleontological species.'
  2. 'He has the distinction of being one of the very early converts to cladistic methods in vertebrate paleontology.'

Definitions

1. classification of organisms based on the branchings of descendant lineages from a common ancestor.

More examples(as adjective)

"analyses can be cladistic."

Origin

(cladistics)