Definition of dihybrid in English:

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dihybrid

Pronunciation: /dʌɪˈhʌɪbrɪd/

noun

Genetics
A hybrid that is heterozygous for alleles of two different genes: [as modifier]: a dihybrid cross
More example sentences
  • When dihybrids make gametes, they produce 4 possibilities which are listed on top and on the side of the box below.
  • Other genetic interactions were identified because the results of crossing two dihybrids produced a modified Mendelian ratio.
  • This is simply a cross between dihybrids, except that the various alleles do not have simple dominant-recessive relations, and their exists an interaction between the two loci.

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