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filial generation

noun

Definition of filial generation

  1. :  a generation in a breeding experiment that is successive to a mating between parents of two distinctively different but usually relatively pure genotypes



1902

First Known Use of filial generation

1902


Medical Dictionary

filial generation

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noun fil·ial generation \ˈfil-ē-əl-, ˈfil-yəl-\

Medical Definition of filial generation

  1. :  a generation in a breeding experiment that is successive to a parental generation—compare f1 generation, f2 generation




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