Mendelian inheritance

noun

Definition of Mendelian inheritance

: inheritance of characters specifically transmitted by genes in accord with Mendel's laws called also particulate inheritance

First Known Use of mendelian inheritance

circa 1910


Medical Dictionary

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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