Definición de heterogamy en inglés:


Saltos de línea: heter|og¦amy
Pronunciación: /ˌhɛtəˈrɒgəmi


[mass noun]
  • 1chiefly Zoology The alternation of generations, especially between sexual and parthenogenetic generations.
  • 3Marriage between people from different sociological or educational backgrounds. Compare with homogamy ( sense 1).
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • An examination of the relative social positions of spouses shows that heterogamy, the marriage of people from different social backgrounds, was not characteristic after World War II either.
    • However, it definitely does not support the hypothesis of decreasing barriers to inter-class heterogamy over time.
    • The three barriers to heterogamy are described by inheritance, sectoral, and hierarchy parameters.



Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The most heterogamous were the sons of skilled workers and unskilled workers.
  • Based on the presence or absence of fertile stamens and fertile pistils, the heads can be further classified into heterogamous and homogamous capitula.
  • The practical upshot in your case is that your children will be much more likely to be heterogamous themselves.

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