nonadditive

adjective non·ad·di·tive \ ˌnän-ˈa-də-tiv \

Definition of nonadditive

1 : not having a numerical value equal to the sum of values for the component parts
2 : of, relating to, or being a genetic effect that is not additive

nonadditivity

play \ˌnän-ˌa-də-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

First Known Use of nonadditive

1907

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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nonadditive

adjective non·ad·di·tive \ (ˈ)nän-ˈad-ət-iv \

medical Definition of nonadditive

: of, relating to, or being a genetic effect that is not additive

nonadditivity

play \ˌnän-ˌad-ə-ˈtiv-ət-ē\ noun, plural nonadditivities

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