Artificial Selection

Science / Biology / Artificial Selection: The process in which breeders choose the variants to be used to produce succeeding generations.

Other Words for Artificial

Artificial Adjective Synonyms: unnatural, synthetic, man-made, manufactured, simulated, imitation, plastic
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Other Words for Selection

Selection Adjective Synonyms: assortment, variety, collection, range, batch, number, set, series, group
Selection Verb Synonyms: choice, pick, preference, option
Selection Noun Synonyms: extract, quotation, excerpt, abstract, passage, piece, quote
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Selection

Science / Genetics / Selection: The process of determining the relative share allotted individuals of different genotypes in the propagation of a population: the selective effect of a gene can be defined by the probability that carr MORE

Selection De Grains Nobles

Life Style / Wine / Selection De Grains Nobles: A sweet botrytized wine made in the French region of Alsace MORE

Security Selection Decision

Business / Finance / Security Selection Decision: Choosing the particular stocks or bonds or other investment instruments to include in a portfolio. MORE

P1-Derived Artificial Chromosome (PAC)

Science / Genetics / P1-Derived Artificial Chromosome (PAC): One type of vector used to clone dna fragments (100- to 300-kb insert size: average, 150 kb) in escherichia coli cells. Based on bacteriophage (a virus) p1 genome. MORE

Human Artificial Chromosome (HAC)

Science / Genetics / Human Artificial Chromosome (HAC): A vector used to hold large dna fragments. MORE

Natural Selection

Science / Biology / Natural Selection: The process of differential survival and reproduction of fitter genotypes; can be stabilizing, directional, or disruptive. Better adapted individuals are more likely to survive to reproductive age and MORE

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