Pol`y*ge*net"ic (?), a.

1.

Having many distinct sources; originating at various places or times.

2. Biol. Of or pertaining to polygenesis; polyphyletic.

Polygenetic mountain range Geol., one which is composite, or consists of two or more monogenetic ranges, each having had its own history of development.

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