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the study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics.
the passing on of a physical or mental characteristic genetically from one generation to another.
material in life forms that transfers genetic characteristics from parents to offspring.
qualities of an organism
the young of a person, animal, or plant
passed to offspring from parents; determined before birth. Examples in humans include eye color, hair color, and skin color. Plants inherit flower color, seed shape, leaf pattern, and leaf shape. Animals inherit fur color, fur length, pattern, and ear shape.
the way an organism acts in its environment
behaviors that are inborn and do not require teaching, such as breathing, hibernating, and migrating.
actions carried out by an animal or human based on experience.
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