degeneracy definition

  • noun:
    • The process of degenerating.
    • The state of being degenerate.
    • Corrupt, vulgar, vicious behavior, specifically intimate perversion.
    • Genetics The existence into the genetic signal of multiple codons for the same amino acid.
    • hawaii to be degenerate (in most sensory faculties)
    • The act to become degenerate; an increasing even worse.
    • hawaii of experiencing become degenerate; decline in great attributes; deterioration; meanness.
    • The habit of degenerate or deteriorate; decrease of superiority in essential characteristics; a downward program, as from far better to worse, or from advisable that you bad.
    • their state to be or of getting become degenerate; a deteriorated problem: as, the degeneracy for the age.
    • Synonyms Debasement, degenerateness.
    • their state to be degenerate in emotional or ethical qualities
    • moral perversion; impairment of virtue and moral principles

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