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dizygotic

Saltos de línea: di|zyg¦ot¦ic
Pronunciación: /ˌdʌɪzʌɪˈɡɒtɪk
 
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Definición de dizygotic en inglés:

adjetivo

(Of twins) derived from two separate ova, and so not identical.
Example sentences
  • Twin studies have shown that the incidence of asthma is significantly higher in monozygotic twins than dizygotic twins 27-29.
  • The concordance rate of obsessive-compulsive disorder is also higher for monozygotic twins than it is for dizygotic twins which suggest that there is a genetic component to this disease.
  • However, these studies may have overestimated the effect of genetics if monozygotic twins share exposure to more environmental effects than dizygotic twins do.

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