genetic equilibrium
Condition of gene frequencies and genotypes in large populations that remain stable from generation to generation.

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  • genetic equilibrium — genetic equilibrium. См. генетическое равновесие. (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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  • Equilibrium — is the condition of a system in which competing influences are balanced and it may refer to:cienceBiology* Equilibrioception, the sense of balance present in humans and animals * Homeostasis, the ability of an open system, especially living… …   Wikipedia

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