Definition of dendrogram in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdɛndrə(ʊ)ɡram/


A tree diagram, especially one showing taxonomic relationships.
Example sentences
  • In a phylogenetic dendrogram, branches and twigs here and there show saltations into a new grade.
  • Sufficient sequence data have now been accumulated to permit the construction of a dendrogram of the family and the identification of conserved sequence motifs.
  • The topologies of dendrograms portrayed songs of birds known to be extimus uniting with other extimus, and birds known to be adastus clustering with other adastus.

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