Definición de genetics en inglés:

genetics

Saltos de línea: gen¦et|ics
Pronunciación: /dʒɪˈnɛtɪks
 
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sustantivo

[treated as singular]
  • 1The study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics.
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    • I take this to be an invitation to actively study genetics, atmospheric sciences and geology and so on.
    • In doing so it has removed many of the limitations in the study of human genetics.
    • The study of genetics confirms that we are all extremely closely related biologically.
  • 1.1 [treated as singular or plural] The genetic properties or features of an organism, characteristic, etc.: the effects of family genetics on the choice of career
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    • Illnesses and atrocities occur with a frequency related to the country you were born in and your own genetics.
    • The first papers on plant molecular population genetics were published approximately 10 years ago.
    • To understand further the genetics underlying pulmonary function, we analyzed data from 264 individuals from 26 pedigrees.

Derivativos

geneticist

Pronunciación: /-tɪsɪst/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Another critic of evolution by natural selection was the post-Mendelian geneticist Thomas Morgan.
  • However, population geneticists had relatively few genetic markers to use to study normal populations.
  • When geneticists say they have ‘found the gene’ for a particular trait or disease, they usually mean they have placed it on a genetic map.

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