unit character

noun

Definition of unit character

: a natural character inherited on an all-or-none basis especially : one dependent on the presence or absence of a single gene

First Known Use of unit character

1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unit character was in 1902

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“Unit character.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unit%20character. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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unit character

noun

Medical Definition of unit character

: a natural character inherited on an all-or-none basis especially : one dependent on the presence or absence of a single gene

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