Regressive

Definition of Regressive

Re`gress´ive   Pronunciation: r?`gr?s´?v
a.1.
1.Passing back; returning.
2.Characterized by retrogression; retrogressive.
Regressive metamorphism
a - (Biol.) See Retrogression.
b - (Physiol.) See Katabolism

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