codominant

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adjective co·dom·i·nant \ˌkō-ˈdä-mə-nənt, -ˈdäm-nənt\

Definition of codominant

  1. 1a :  forming part of the main canopy of a forest codominant treesb :  sharing in the controlling influence of a biotic community

  2. 2 :  being fully expressed in the heterozygous condition codominant alleles

codominant

noun

Circa 1900

First Known Use of codominant

circa 1900


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codominant

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adjective co·dom·i·nant \(ˈ)kō-ˈdäm-ə-nənt\

Medical Definition of codominant

  1. :  being fully expressed in the heterozygous condition the alleles controlling blood groups A and B are codominant since an individual with both alleles belongs to blood group AB

codominant

noun

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