DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

4 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·ge·ner /ˈkɑnʤənɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 con·ge·ner /ˈkoˌʤɪnɚ, koˈ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·ge·ner n.   A thing of the same genus, species, or kind; a thing allied in nature, character, or action.
    The cherry tree has been often grafted on the laurel, to which it is a congener.   --P. Miller.
    Our elk is more polygamous in his habits than any other deer except his congener, the red deer of Europe.   --Caton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as
          related by common descent or by membership in the same
          genus) [syn: relative, congenator]