codominant

adjective
co·​dom·​i·​nant | \ ˌkō-ˈdä-mə-nənt How to pronounce codominant (audio) , -ˈdäm-nənt\

Definition of codominant

1a : forming part of the main canopy of a forest codominant trees
b : sharing in the controlling influence of a biotic community
2 : being fully expressed in the heterozygous condition codominant alleles

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codominant noun

First Known Use of codominant

circa 1900, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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codominant

adjective
co·​dom·​i·​nant | \ (ˈ)kō-ˈdäm-ə-nənt How to pronounce codominant (audio) \

Medical Definition of codominant

: 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

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codominant noun

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