derived definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, or regarding, circumstances unique toward descendant types of a clade, and not present earlier ancestral types.
    • Possessing functions considered to be heightened or enhanced compared to those other organisms.
    • item of derivation
    • formed or developed from another thing; maybe not initial
  • verb:
    • Simple past tense and past participle of derive.

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