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Genetic Vocabulary

Genotype The Entire Genetic Makeup of an organism and the combination of genes for one or more specific traits
Phenotype An organisms appearence or other detectable sharecteristic
Heredity The passing of genetic traits from parent to offspring
Dominant Trait The traint observed in the first generation when parents that have differents traits are bred
Recessive Trait A trait that is apparent only when to recessive alleles for the same characteristic are inherited
Allele One of the alternative forms of a gene that governs a charecteristic, such as hair color
Probability The lielihood that a possible future event will ocur in any given instance of the event
Pure Bread Organisms bred from parents of the same kind
Hybrid The offspring of two plants ot animals of different breed
Heterozygous Where one gene is dominant and one is recessive
Homozygous Having identical genes
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