Cytoplasmic Trait

Science / Genetics / Cytoplasmic Trait: A genetic characteristic in which the genes are found outside the nucleus, in chloroplasts or mitochondria. Results in offspring inheriting genetic material from only one parent.

Other Words for Trait

Trait Noun Synonyms: feature, characteristic, attribute, quality, peculiarity, idiosyncrasy, quirk, lineament, mark, property
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Trait

Science / Genetics / Trait: Any detectable phenotypic property of an organism. MORE

Portrait Lens

Entertainment / Photography / Portrait Lens: Lenses produced specifically for portraiture. They usually have a long focal length and produce a slightly diffused image. MORE

Portrait En Creux

Entertainment / Literature / Portrait En Creux: A rhetorical or literary device in which a writer mentions an absence to evoke the counterpart presence. This is the verbal equivalent of 'negative space' in sculpture or painting. MORE

Cytoplasmic Trait

Science / Genetics / Cytoplasmic Trait: A genetic characteristic in which the genes are found outside the nucleus, in chloroplasts or mitochondria. Results in offspring inheriting genetic material from only one parent. MORE

Complex Trait

Science / Genetics / Complex Trait: Trait that has a genetic component that does not follow strict mendelian inheritance. May involve the interaction of two or more genes or gene-environment interactions. MORE

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