Traditional vs Phylogenetic - What's the difference?

traditional | phylogenetic |


As adjectives the difference between traditional and phylogenetic

is that traditional is of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition; communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only; transmitted from age to age without writing; as, traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional expositions of the scriptures while phylogenetic is (systematics) of, or relating to phylogeny or phylogenetics.

traditional

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition; communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only; transmitted from age to age without writing; as, traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional expositions of the Scriptures.
  • I think her traditional values are antiquated .
  • Observant of tradition; attached to old customs; old-fashioned.
  • In lieu of the name of the composer of a piece of music, whose real name is lost in the mists of time.
  • Antonyms

    * nontraditional, non-traditional * untraditional

    Derived terms

    * traditionally

    phylogenetic

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (systematics) Of, or relating to phylogeny or phylogenetics
  • of, or relating to the evolutionary development of organisms
  • See also

    * taxonomic