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phenotype División en sílabas: phe·no·type
Pronunciación: /ˈfēnəˌtīp/

Definición de phenotype en inglés:

sustantivo

Biology
The set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Plasticity is the property of a given genotype to produce different phenotypes depending on the environment.
  • For a parent with observed phenotypes, its actual genotypes can be inferred similarly.
  • A classic forward genetics approach relies on the identification of observable mutant phenotypes.

Derivados

phenotypical

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Pronunciación: /ˌfēnəˈtipik(ə)l/
adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • There is no defining collection of racially significant genes, for any presumptive race, that always gets inherited together, and no defining collection of phenotypical traits that all members of any race have.
  • Physical gender usually follows the pattern laid down by the genes, but mutations such as Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome can turn genetic males into phenotypical females, and Congenital Adrenal Hypreplasia the reverse.
  • All of the wildcats showed the typical wildcat coat color patterns, and we did not observe wildcats showing phenotypical traits suggesting hybridization.

Origen

Early 20th century: from German Phaenotypus (see pheno-, type).

Palabras que riman con phenotype

linotype • Monotype

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