Also con·gen·er·ous [kuh n-jen-er-uh s] /kənˈdʒɛn ər əs/. of the same kind or genus.
offering a group of closely related services: a congeneric investment company.


a congeneric company, service, or the like.

Origin of congeneric

1825–35; congener + -ic; see generic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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congenerous (kɒnˈdʒɛnərəs)


belonging to the same group, esp (of animals or plants) belonging to the same genus
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