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eugenics


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eugenics  \Eu*gen"ics\,  n. 
  The  science  of  improving  stock,  whether  human  or  animal.  --F. 
  Galton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  eugenics 
  n  :  the  study  of  methods  of  improving  genetic  qualities  by 
  selective  breeding  (especially  as  applied  to  human 
  mating)  [ant:  {dysgenics}] 




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