Vocabulary K-L

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Kin Selection; natural selection in favor of behavior by individuals that may decrease their chance of survival but increases that of their kin (who share a proportion of their genes).

Leitmotif A recurrent theme throughout a musical, literary composition or understanding, associated with a particular person, living entity, idea, or circumstance.