[pan-mik-see-uh] /pænˈmɪk si ə/
noun, Animal Behavior.
random mating of individuals within a population, the breeding individuals showing no tendency to choose partners with particular traits.
(in population genetics) random mating within an interbreeding population
panmixia pan·mix·i·a (pān-mĭk’sē-ə) or pan·mix·is (-mĭk’sĭs)
Random mating within a breeding population.
[pahn-moo n-jom] /ˈpɑnˈmʊnˈdʒɒm/ noun 1. a small community along the boundary between North Korea and South Korea: site of the truce talks at the close of the Korean War. /ˈpɑːnˈmʊnˈdʒɒm/ noun 1. a village in the demilitarized zone of Korea: site of truce talks leading to the end of the Korean War (1950–53)
panmyelosis pan·my·e·lo·sis (pān’mī-ə-lō’sĭs) n. Myeloid metaplasia with abnormal immature blood cells in the spleen and liver, associated with myelofibrosis.
panmyelophthisis pan·my·e·loph·thi·sis (pān’mī-ə-lŏf’thĭ-sĭs, -lō-tī’-) n. See myelophthisis.
- Panna cotta
noun a type of crème caramel, a cold light molded egg custard flavored with caramel Word Origin Italian ‘cooked cream’ Usage Note cooking