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atavism

noun (n)

  • a reappearance of an earlier characteristic (noun.event)
    Synonym: reversion, throwback
    source: wordnet30
  • The recurrence, or a tendency to a recurrence, of the original type of a species in the progeny of its varieties; resemblance to remote rather than to near ancestors; reversion to the original form. (noun)
    source: webster1913

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