Definitions and translations for "genus"

Definition of genus

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Noun
1. A rank in the classification of organisms, below family and above species; a taxon at that rank
All magnolias belong to the genus Magnolia.
Other species of the genus Bos are often called cattle or wild cattle.
There are only two genera and species of seadragons.
2. A group with common attributes.
3. A number measuring some aspect of the complexity of any of various manifolds or graphs
4. Within a definition, a broader category of the defined concept.
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English - English - genus

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n. category in which living organisms with common characteristics are classified (Biology); category, class, kind
n. gender, sex of a person or animal; system in some languages in which nouns are separated into two or more groups; such a group of nouns
n. genus, category in which living organisms with common characteristics are classified (Biology); category, class, kind

English - Spanish - genus

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s. género

English - French - genus

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n. genre (biologie)

English - German - genus

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n. Gattung, Sorte

English - Indonesian - genus

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n. ibu jenis, induk jenis, keluarga, marga, jenis, golongan

English - Italian - genus

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s. (Biol, Filos) genere; specie

English - Polish - genus

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n. rodzaj {biol.}, kategoria {biol.}

English - Portuguese - genus

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s. gênero; tipo

English - Romanian - genus

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n. gen

English - Russian - genus

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с. род [биол.], сорт, вид, класс

English - Turkish - genus

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i. cins, familya, sınıf, tür

English - Ukrainian - genus

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n. рід, сорт, вид

German - English - genus

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n. category in which living organisms with common characteristics are classified (Biology); category, class, kind

Dutch - English - genus

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n. genus, category in which living organisms with common characteristics are classified (Biology); category, class, kind

English - Dutch - genus

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zn. soort, klasse, genre; geslacht

English - Greek - genus

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ουσ. γένος

German - Spanish - genus

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n. género (m)

German - French - genus

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n. genre (m)

German - Italian - genus

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n. gente (f), genere (m)

German - Russian - genus

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n. род грамматический (n), залог глагола (n)

German - Turkish - genus

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i. cins (n), tür (n), cinslik (n)

Dutch - French - genus

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1. (biologie) genre (m)
2. (linguïstiek) genre (m)

English - Arabic - genus

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‏نوع، جنس، طراز‏

English - Chinese - genus

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(名) 种; 类

English - Chinese - genus

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(名) 種; 類

English - Hindi - genus

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n. जाति, प्रकार, वर्ग, गण, क़िस्म, श्रेणी, श्रेणि

English - Japanese - genus

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(名) 類(生物学); 属; 種類

English - Korean - genus

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명. 종류, 속, 유

English - Vietnamese - genus

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n. thứ, giống, loài, loại, chủng loại

German - Chinese - genus

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[der] pl.Genera 性。性别。词性。
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Synonyms for genus
classification: order, description