filial generation

n.

The generation resulting from a genetically controlled mating that is successive to the parental generation.

Nearby words

  1. filene, edward albert,
  2. filet,
  3. filet lace,
  4. filet mignon,
  5. filial,
  6. filial piety,
  7. filially,
  8. filiate,
  9. filiation,
  10. filibeg


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