Etymology
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conspecific (adj.)

"having the character of a conspecies, of the same species but with variations," 1837, from conspecies "a sub-species, a climatic or geographical variety of another" (1837), from con- "with" + specific, here serving as the adjective of species (n.). From 1962 as a noun.

updated on March 07, 2018

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Definitions of conspecific from WordNet
1
conspecific (n.)
an organism belonging to the same species as another organism;
2
conspecific (adj.)
belonging to the same species;
cultivated cabbage and wild cabbage are conspecific
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