heterozygosity

noun het·ero·zy·gos·i·ty \ ˌhe-tə-rō-(ˌ)zī-ˈgä-sə-tē \

Definition of heterozygosity

: the state of being heterozygous

First Known Use of heterozygosity

1912


Medical Dictionary

heterozygosity

noun het·ero·zy·gos·i·ty \ -ˈgäs-ət-ē \

medical Definition of heterozygosity

plural heterozygosities
: the state of being heterozygous

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