noun Date: 1580 1. the quality or state of being fit 2. the capacity of an organism to survive and transmit its genotype to reproductive offspring as compared to competing organisms; also the contribution of an allele or genotype to the gene pool of subsequent generations as compared to that of other alleles or genotypes

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