hereditism

n.

1874; see heredity + -ism.


Nearby words

  1. hereditary multiple exostoses,
  2. hereditary opalescent dentin,
  3. hereditary progressive arthro-ophthalmopathy,
  4. hereditary spherocytosis,
  5. hereditary spinal ataxia,
  6. hereditist,
  7. heredity,
  8. heredo-,
  9. heredo-familial,
  10. heredofamilial

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