[koh-dom-uh-nuh nt] /koʊˈdɒm ə nənt/
Ecology. being one of two or more species that are equally in a biotic community:
a forest in which oak and hickory are codominant.
Genetics. of or relating to two different alleles that are fully expressed in a heterozygous individual.
(genetics) (of genes) having both alleles expressed equally in the phenotype of the organism
also co-dominant, 1926, from co- + dominant.
codominant co·dom·i·nant (kō-dŏm’ə-nənt)
Of or relating to an equal degree of dominance of two genes, both being expressed in the phenotype of the individual.
- Codominant inheritance
codominant inheritance n. Inheritance in which two alleles of a gene pair in a heterozygote both have full phenotypic expression.
[koh-don] /ˈkoʊ dɒn/ noun, Genetics. 1. a triplet of adjacent nucleotides in the messenger RNA chain that for a specific amino acid in the synthesis of a protein molecule. /ˈkəʊdɒn/ noun 1. (genetics, biochem) a unit that consists of three adjacent bases on a DNA molecule and that determines the position of a specific amino […]
[kod-pees] /ˈkɒdˌpis/ noun 1. (in the 15th and 16th centuries) a flap or cover for the crotch in men’s hose or tight-fitting breeches, usually matching the costume and often decorated. 2. Obsolete. . /ˈkɒdˌpiːs/ noun 1. a bag covering the male genitals, attached to hose or breeches by laces, etc, worn in the 15th and […]