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P1 generation

noun \ ˈpē-ˈwən- \

medical Definition of P1 generation

:a generation consisting of stocks which are usually homozygous for one or more traits and from which the parents used in the first cross of a genetic experiment are selected — compare f1 generation, f2 generation

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