heritable


heritable

adjective

Definition of HERITABLE

genetically passed or capable of being passed from parent to offspring <heritable characteristics like skin and eye and hair color>
Synonyms genetic (also genetical), heritable, inborn, inheritable, inherited
Near Antonyms acquired
Antonyms nonhereditary

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up heritable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).