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Mendelian inheritance

noun

Definition of MENDELIAN INHERITANCE

:  inheritance of characters specifically transmitted by genes in accord with Mendel's laws —called also particulate inheritance
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First Known Use of MENDELIAN INHERITANCE

circa 1910
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Mendelian inheritance

noun

Medical Definition of MENDELIAN INHERITANCE

:  inheritance of characters specifically transmitted by genes in accord with Mendel's law—called also particulate inheritance; compare blending inheritance, quantitative inheritance

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