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Definition 1: a general kind of something - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where genus or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • ignore the genus communism

(genus is a kind of ...) a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality

"sculpture is a form of art" "what kinds of desserts are there?"

Definition 2: (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species - [noun denoting group]

(genus is a kind of ...) animal or plant group having natural relations

(... is a kind of genus ) an artificial taxonomic category established on the basis of morphological resemblance for organisms of obscure true relationships especially fossil forms

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of mollusks

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of echinoderms

(... is a kind of genus ) (biology) genus from which the name of a family or subfamily is formed; it is not necessarily the most representative genus but often the largest or best known or earliest described

(... is a kind of genus ) (biology) an artificial taxonomic category for organisms of which the true relationships are obscure

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of mosses

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of gymnosperms

(... is a kind of genus ) genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed

(... is a kind of genus ) genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination

(... is a kind of genus ) includes lichen genera

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of plants

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of worms

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of ctenophores

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of bacteria

(... is a kind of genus ) any genus of Protoctista

(... is a kind of genus ) any of various genus of fish

(... is a kind of genus ) any genus in the phylum Chordata

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of birds

(... is a kind of genus ) any genus of amphibians

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of reptiles

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of arthropods

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of mammals

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of Porifera

(... is a kind of genus ) a genus of coelenterates

(... is a kind of genus ) genera of ferns and fern allies

(genus is a member of ...) (biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed

(genus is a member of ...) (biology) taxonomic group between a genus and a species

(... is a member of genus) (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera

"sharks belong to the fish family"

(genus belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

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