adelphogamy


adelphogamy
n. [Gr. adelphos, brother; gamos, marriage]
Mating of siblings; see back-cross.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • adelphogamy — adelphogamy. См. адельфогамия. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • adelphogamy — noun a) A form of polyandry where a woman is married to two or more brothers. b) Marriage between a brother and a sister …   Wiktionary

  • adelphogamy — n. practice of sharing a wife by two or more brothers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adelphogamy — ad·el·phog·a·my …   English syllables

  • adelphogamy —   n. form of marriage in which brothers share a wife or wives …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • adelphogamy — ägəmē noun ( es) Etymology: adelpho + gamy 1. : polyandry in which brothers have a wife or wives in common 2. zoology : mating of brothers and sisters (as in some ants) 3. : union of mother and daughter cells (as in some yeasts) …   Useful english dictionary

  • адельфогамия — adelphogamy адельфогамия. Cкрещивание между особями, полученными вегетативным путем от одного и того же растения. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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