diallel
adjective Etymology: Greek diallēlos reciprocating, from dia through + allēlōn one another — more at allelo- Date: 1920 relating to or being the crossing of each of several individuals with two or more others in order to determine the relative genetic contribution of each parent to specific characters in the offspring

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  • Diallel — Di al*lel, a. [Gr. ? crossing.] Meeting and intersecting, as lines; not parallel; opposed to {parallel}. [Obs.] Ash. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Diallel — A Diallel is a mating scheme used by plant breeders and geneticists to test for general and specific combining ability as well as genetic effects behind quantitative traits.Hallauer, A. R. and J. B. Miranda Filho. 1988 Quantitative genetics in… …   Wikipedia

  • diallel — di·al·lel dī ə .lel adj relating to or being the crossing of each of several individuals with two or more others in order to determine the relative genetic contribution of each parent to specific characters in the offspring …   Medical dictionary

  • diallel — di·al·lel …   English syllables

  • diallel — ˈdīəˌlel adjective Etymology: Greek diallēlos reciprocating, confused, in a circle, from di allēlōn through one another, from dia through + allēlōn of one another more at parallel : mating according to a system in which each female is bred to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diallel cross — A diallel cross is a mating scheme used by plant and animal breeders, as well as geneticists, to investigate the genetic underpinnings of quantitative traits.[1][2] In a full diallel, all parents are crossed to make hybrids in all possible… …   Wikipedia

  • diallel cross — dialelinis kryžminimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Kryžminimas, taikomas siekiant nustatyti specifinę kombinacinę savidulkių linijų galią (kiekviena linija kryžminama su visomis kitomis, kad būtų galima įvertinti visas galimas… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • half-diallel cross — pusiau dialelinis kryžminimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Genotipų kryžminimas visose kombinacijose, išskyrus abipusį kryžminimą. atitikmenys: angl. half diallel cross rus. наполовину диаллельное скрещивание …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • Wim Crusio — Wim E. Crusio Wim Crusio, August 2006 Born 20 December 1954 (1954 12 …   Wikipedia

  • polyallel — |pälē adjective Etymology: poly + allel (as in diallel) : diallel …   Useful english dictionary

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