Definition of phylogenetics in English:

phylogenetics

noun

  • The branch of biology that deals with phylogeny, especially with the deduction of the historical relationships between groups of organisms.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in American Naturalist. From phylogenetic: see -ic.

Pronunciation

phylogenetics

/ˌfʌɪlə(ʊ)dʒɪˈnɛtɪks/