dysgenics dysgenics

Definition(s):

  • (n) the study of the operation of factors causing degeneration in the type of offspring produced

Usage(s):

  • Shockley won his Nobel Prize in 1956 as a co-inventor of the transistor, but what he wants to teach is a subject that he calls "dysgenics.
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