Definition of biogenetics in English:

biogenetics

noun

Biology
  • 1With singular concord. = "recapitulation"; compare "biogenesis". Chiefly in "law of biogenetics"noun = "biogenetic law". Now historical.

  • 2With singular concord. The field of study combining biology and genetics; the biological and genetic aspects of a disease, condition, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From bio- + genetics.

Pronunciation

biogenetics

/ˌbʌɪə(ʊ)dʒɪˈnɛtɪks/