P1 generation

noun
\ ˈpē-ˈwən- How to pronounce P{inf}1{/inf} generation (audio) \

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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“P1 generation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/P1%20generation. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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