Definition of epigenetically in English:

epigenetically

adverb

  • See epigenetic

    • ‘An alternate proposal suggests that centromere functionality might be epigenetically determined by a higher-order structure dictated by underlying repeats.’
    • ‘In plants, numerous processes are epigenetically regulated.’
    • ‘The state of gene inactivation is inherited epigenetically through multiple mitoses.’
    • ‘On the other hand, gene redundancy triggers diploidization where duplicated genes may be eliminated, silenced, mutated to acquire new functions, or epigenetically regulated for tissue-specific expression.’
    • ‘Intelligence is an emergent property of person-in-society, not an inborn capability or an epigenetically developed trait of individuals.’