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F1 generation


F1 generation

noun

Definition of F1 GENERATION

:  the first generation produced by a cross and consisting of individuals heterozygous for characters in which the parents differ and are homozygous—called also first filial generation; compare f2 generation, p1 generation
February 28, 2015
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