continuous variation
Individuals differing from each other by small steps, often just barely discernible; see discontinuous variation.

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  • continuous variation — Variation where individuals cannot be classified as belonging to one of a set of discrete classes. Characters showing continuous variation are referred to as quantitative. See: polygene, quantitative trait locus Opposite: discontinuous variation …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • continuous variation — continuous variation. См. непрерывная изменчивость. (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.

  • continuous variation — tolydusis kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. continuous variation vok. kontinuierliche Änderung, f; stetige Änderung, f rus. непрерывное изменение, n pranc. variation continue, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • continuous variation — nenutrūkstamasis kintamumas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Kintamumas, kuriam reiškiantis nesusidaro skirtingų klasių. atitikmenys: angl. continuous variation rus. непрерывная изменчивость …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • continuous variation — variation in which the differences form a continuous spectrum, and none predominates …   Medical dictionary

  • continuous variation — noun biology : variation in which a series of intermediate types connects the extremes compare quantitative inheritance …   Useful english dictionary

  • variation —    by Jonathan Roffe   Deleuze mobilises the concept of variation in order to insist on what is perhaps his most fundamental theme, that existence is not characterised primarily by unities, but rather by a continual sense of movement and change.… …   The Deleuze dictionary

  • variation —    by Jonathan Roffe   Deleuze mobilises the concept of variation in order to insist on what is perhaps his most fundamental theme, that existence is not characterised primarily by unities, but rather by a continual sense of movement and change.… …   The Deleuze dictionary

  • variation continue — tolydusis kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. continuous variation vok. kontinuierliche Änderung, f; stetige Änderung, f rus. непрерывное изменение, n pranc. variation continue, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Continuous variable valve timing — offers a unique ability to have independent control of the intake and exhaust valves in an internal combustion engine. For any engine load criteria, the timing of intake and exhaust can be independently programmed [1]. The main variations of… …   Wikipedia

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