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DNA terms

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genetics
the scientific study of heredity
gene
hereditary infromation
allele
different forms of a gene
phenotype
physical characteristics of an organism
genotype
genetic makeup of an organism
dominant
A linear "pecking order" of animals, where position dictates characteristic social behaviors.
recessive
In a heterozygote, the allele that is completely masked in the phenotype.

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