Quantitative-genetics



noun
1.
.
quantitative genetics
The scientific study of the statistical analysis of the effects that heredity and environment have on phenotypic variation.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Quantitative-inheritance

    noun, Genetics. 1. the process in which the additive action of numerous genes results in a trait, as height, showing continuous variability.

  • Quantitatively

    [kwon-ti-tey-tiv] /ˈkwɒn tɪˌteɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. that is or may be estimated by quantity. 2. of or relating to the describing or measuring of quantity. 3. of or relating to a metrical system, as that of classical verse, based on the alternation of long and short, rather than accented and unaccented, syllables. 4. of or […]



  • Quantitive

    [kwon-ti-tey-tiv] /ˈkwɒn tɪˌteɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. that is or may be estimated by quantity. 2. of or relating to the describing or measuring of quantity. 3. of or relating to a metrical system, as that of classical verse, based on the alternation of long and short, rather than accented and unaccented, syllables. 4. of or […]

  • Quantity

    [kwon-ti-tee] /ˈkwɒn tɪ ti/ noun, plural quantities. 1. a particular or indefinite amount of anything: a small quantity of milk; the ocean’s vast quantity of fish. 2. an exact or specified amount or measure: Mix the ingredients in the quantities called for. 3. a considerable or great amount: to extract ore in quantity. 4. Mathematics. […]



Disclaimer: Quantitative-genetics definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.