[ in-truh-spee-sheez, -seez ]
/ ˌɪn trəˈspi ʃiz, -siz /
existing or occurring within a species.
Words nearby intraspecies
Also in·tra·spe·cif·ic [in-truh-spi-sif-ik] /ˌɪn trə spɪˈsɪf ɪk/.
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Examples from the Web for intraspecific
Intraspecific variation in the subgenus Neotamias is slight, consisting of differences in size.Genera and Subgenera of Chipmunks|John A. White
At present the range of intraspecific variation in the morphology of P4 has not been documented for any species of apatemyid.
British Dictionary definitions for intraspecific
/ (ˌɪntrəspəˈsɪfɪk) /
relating to or occurring between members of the same speciesintraspecific competition
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Scientific definitions for intraspecific
[ ĭn′trə-spĭ-sĭf′ĭk ]
Arising or occurring within a species or between members of the same species.
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