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1. genus

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnəs'] a general kind of something.

Synonyms

  • sort
  • kind
  • form

Antonyms

  • parent
  • type
  • antitype
  • varied

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Rhymes with Genus

  • intravenous
  • malvinas
  • cardenas
  • ticinus
  • selinas
  • salinas'
  • salinas
  • dominus
  • colinas
  • venus
  • venous
  • minas
  • lenis
  • enos

How do you pronounce genus?

Pronounce genus as ˈʤinəs.

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Sentences with genus


1. Noun, singular or mass
This genus of fungi lives on dead plants and can appear as black or brown colonies.

2. genus-Fenusa

noun. birch leaf miner.

Synonyms

  • Tenthredinidae
  • Fenusa
  • family Tenthredinidae

3. genus-Milvus

noun. a genus including the common European kits.

Synonyms

  • Milvus
  • family Accipitridae
  • bird genus

4. genus-Megapodius

noun. type genus of the Megapodiidae.

Synonyms

  • bird genus
  • family Megapodiidae
  • Megapodiidae

5. genus

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnəs'] (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species.

Synonyms

  • echinoderm genus
  • arthropod genus
  • bacteria genus
  • taxon
  • coelenterate genus
  • mammal genus
  • gymnosperm genus
  • monocot genus
  • chordate genus
  • mollusk genus
  • protoctist genus
  • reptile genus
  • type genus
  • fish genus
  • magnoliopsid genus
  • amphibian genus
  • species
  • ctenophore genus
  • liliopsid genus
  • family
  • fern genus
  • taxonomic category
  • worm genus
  • dicot genus
  • taxonomic group
  • form genus
  • sponge genus
  • moss genus
  • subgenus
  • bird genus
  • fungus genus

Antonyms

  • unvaried
  • sameness
  • dissimilarity
  • inconsiderate
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