organismal organismal

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or belonging to an organism (considered as a whole)

Usage(s):

  • When his students "recoil and shiver," he explains that their reaction "was an organismal evaluation very harmful in principle, because they identified the seen facts with their .

News

  • Teaching complete evolutionary stories increases learning

    Evolution is often thought to be a difficult subject to teach. A novel teaching approach in which undergraduates studied two integrative evolutionary scenarios all the way from the molecular level via the genetic and organismal levels to the population level improved the students' ability to explain and describe evolutionary principles. The results suggest that wider use of such integrated ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Science Daily

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untenable untenable
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