nonhereditary


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

nonhereditary \nonhereditary\ adj.
   Not inheritable through genetic transmission. Opposite of
   inheritable, and heritable. [Narrower terms: {acquired,
   nurtural}; {congenital, inborn, innate ]

   Syn: nontransmissible, nonheritable, noninheritable.
        [WordNet 1.5] nonhierarchic
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