tachytelic

[ tak-i-tel-ik ]
/ ˌtæk ɪˈtɛl ɪk /

adjective Biology.

of or relating to evolution at a rate faster than the standard for a given group of plants or animals.

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OTHER WORDS FROM tachytelic

tach·y·tel·y [tak-i-tel-ee] /ˈtæk ɪˌtɛl i/, noun
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