Science / Genetics / Pedigree: A family tree diagram that shows how a particular genetic trait or disease has been inherited.

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Pedigree Adjective Synonyms: (line of) descent, ancestry, genealogy, blood, bloodline, line, extraction, lineage, stock, heritage, family, derivation, birth, parentage, strain, roots

Pedigree Analysis

Science / Biology / Pedigree Analysis: A type of genetic analysis in which a trait is traced through several generations of a family to determine how the trait is inherited. The information is displayed in a pedigree chart using standard s MORE

Seyval (Blanc)

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Seyval (Blanc): (a.k.a Seyval). Has technical name Seyve Villard 5-276. The pedigree parents are listed as Seibel 5656 x Seibel 4986. Is a french-american hybrid grape that can be used to make high quality white wine MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Taylor: Historically important American (V. labrusca x V. riparia) variety. Has the synonym name Bullitt. One of the most compatible vines used by the hybridizers during the 19th century phylloxera crisis in MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Tresallier: Has synonym name Sacy (de Lyon)). White-wine grape unique to the Saint Pourcain region of France. Mainly used as 50% of an unusual blend that also includes Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Aligot? wine MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Winchell: Has synonym name Green Mountain. Reported as developed in Vermont, USA it is currently listed as having an unknown V.labrusca/V.vinifera/V.aestivalis pedigree. Productive and cold hardy, it is current MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Vergennes: Vigorous, moderately productive and marginally hardy old-line nineteenth century American V. labrusca variety once widely grown in New York. Has Dracut O.P (Amber) variety listed in USDA database (abo MORE