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cytoplasmic inheritance Line breaks: cyto|plas¦mic in|her¦it|ance

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Definition of cytoplasmic inheritance in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Inheritance of traits, usually via the maternal line, controlled by an extrachromosomal element.

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