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  1. Relating to a cell that has two identical allele
  2. the principle, originated by Gregor Mendel, stating that during the production of gametes the two copies of each hereditary factor segregate so that offspring acquire one factor from each parent.
  3. Having different alleles at one or more corresponding chromosomal
  4. A collection of various kinds; a variety
  5. The branch of biology that deals with heredity, especially the mechanisms of hereditary transmission and the variation of inherited characteristics among similar or related organisms.
  6. A reproductive cell having the haploid number of chromosomes, especially a mature sperm or egg capable of fusing with a gamete of the opposite sex to produce the fertilized egg.

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  1. PollinationThe process by which plant pollen is transferred from the male reproductive organs to the female reproductive organs to form seeds.

          

  2. ZygoteThe cell formed by the union of two gametes, especially a fertilized ovum before cleavage

          

  3. GenotypeThe observable physical or biochemical characteristics of an organism, as determined by both genetic makeup and environmental influences.

          

  4. HeredityThe branch of biology that deals with heredity, especially the mechanisms of hereditary transmission and the variation of inherited characteristics among similar or related organisms.

          

  5. AlleleA reproductive cell having the haploid number of chromosomes, especially a mature sperm or egg capable of fusing with a gamete of the opposite sex to produce the fertilized egg.

          

  6. Law of independentThe law of independent assortment applies well to most plants and animals, but only to those genes which occur on non-homologous autosomal chromosomes.