Principle of parsimony
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principle of parsimony
Glossary of Plant Systematics (1st ed.) by Simpson (2006)
- The principle stating that the cladogram exhibiting the fewest number of evolutionary steps is accepted as the best estimate of phylogeny; a corollary of the general principle of Ockham's Razor. Syn: parsimony analysis.