Monophyletic Group

Science / Biology / Monophyletic Group: A group of organisms descended from a common ancestor. For example: your immediate family may be considered such a group, being descended from a common ancestral group (grandparents, etc.).

Other Words for Group

Group Noun Synonyms: batch, aggregation, set, grouping, collection, assemblage, bunch, accumulation, conglomeration, agglomeration, assortment, series, pile, heap, bundle
Group Adjective Synonyms: assembly, assemblage, gathering, congregation, company, number, alliance, union, association, organization, league, society, coterie, clique, set, band, circle, club, party, body, faction, crowd, team, corps, guild, troupe, unit, troop, platoon, squad
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Main Group Elements

Science / Chemistry / Main Group Elements: Elements of the s and p blocks. MORE

Large Group

Health / Health Insurance / Large Group: A large pool of individuals for which health coverage is provided by the group sponsor. A large group may be defined as more than 250, 500, 1,000, or some other number of members, depending on the MCO MORE

Jpeg (Joint Photographic Experts Group)

Business / Internet Marketing / Jpeg (Joint Photographic Experts Group): JPEG (pronounced 'jay peg') is a graphics format newer than GIF which displays photographs and graphic images with millions of colors, it also compresses well and is easy to download. Unfortunately, n MORE

Marriage Group

Entertainment / Literature / Marriage Group: A term coined by George L. Kittredge in 1912 to describe a specific set of stories in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. The marriage group includes 'The Wife of Bath's Tale,' 'The Clerk's Tale,' 'The Mercha MORE

Monophyletic

Science / Marine Biology / Monophyletic: Refers to a group of species that all have a single common ancestral species MORE

Moving Picture Expert Group (MPEG)

Technology / Computers / Moving Picture Expert Group (MPEG): A format to make, view, and transfer both digital audio and digital video files. MORE

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