heredity  

  • Pronunciation Video of heredity

  • Pronunciation of heredity: HH ER0 EH1 D AH0 T IY0 (hə'rɛdɪti)

  • Number of syllables of heredity: 4

  • Definition of heredity

    • (n): the total of inherited attributes  
    • (n): the biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next  
  • Examples of heredity

    • The change in temperament is attributed to heredity and tolerance of humans.  
    • The main problem is the conflation of heredity with heritability.  
    • The article is a little unclear about the heredity of Jewish status.  
    • It is the example of heredity.  
    • He was the discoverer of the Mendelian laws of heredity and hybridization.  
    • They are the heredity genealogists of many communities in North India.  
    • The quote is ambiguous about whether the heredity is somatic or not.  
    • Experimental studies in the physiology of heredity.  
    • This paved the way to assign the nucleus an important role in heredity.  
    • Prodiality has been the heredity of the family.  

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