Definition of evo-devo in English:

evo-devo

noun

Biology
  • A branch of biology concerned with the interaction of evolutionary and developmental processes.

Origin

1990s; earliest use found in Science. From evo- + dev-, as shortened form of evolutionary developmental biology, remodelled (with reduplication of -o) to form a rhyming compound.

Pronunciation

evo-devo

/ˌiːvəʊˈdiːvəʊ/