organic selection

noun

Definition of organic selection

: a process by which acquired individual characters are sometimes considered to protect heritable variations while these are still insufficiently developed to be perpetuated by natural selection

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“Organic selection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/organic%20selection. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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