unit character
noun Date: 1902 a natural character inherited on an all-or-none basis; especially one dependent on the presence or absence of a single gene

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  • unit character — n a natural character inherited on an all or none basis esp one dependent on the presence or absence of a single gene …   Medical dictionary

  • unit character — n. Genetics a character or trait determined by a single gene or gene pair: see MENDEL S LAWS …   English World dictionary

  • unit character — unit character. См. единичный признак. (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.

  • unit character — noun (genetics) a character inherited on an all or none basis and dependent on the presence of a single gene • Topics: ↑genetics, ↑genetic science • Hypernyms: ↑character * * * noun 1. : a natural character that is inherited on a …   Useful english dictionary

  • unit character — A trait behaving as a unit in heredity, inheritable independently of other traits …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • unit character — Genetics. a characteristic, usually controlled by a single gene, that is transmitted as a unit in heredity. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • unit character — /ˈjunət kærəktə/ (say yoohnuht karuhktuh) noun a characteristic, usually dependent on a single gene, transmitted according to Mendel s laws …   Australian English dictionary

  • 18-unit character width system — Система расчёта ширин знаков на основе восемнадцатисетных единиц (монотипная система измерений) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • unit factor — noun : a gene that controls the inheritance of a unit character compare polygene * * * Biol. a gene; a sequence of nucleotides that functions as the hereditary unit for a single character. * * * unit factor, Biology. a gene or a group of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Character Options — is a British toy company, notable for having both the Disney and Doctor Who toy licenses. It hit the headlines during 2007 as the UK distributor for the Bindeez range of products was recalled due to a dangerous chemical. Contents 1 Doctor Who 1.1 …   Wikipedia

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