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dendrogram

[den-druh-gram] /ˈdɛn drəˌgræm/
noun, Biology
1.
a treelike diagram depicting evolutionary changes from ancestral to descendant forms, based on shared characteristics.
Compare cladogram, phenogram.
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dendrogram

/ˈdɛndrəʊˌɡræm/
noun
1.
any branching diagram, such as a cladogram, showing the interconnections between treelike organisms
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