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Inheritance pursuant to the common-law doctrines of succession. Inheritance pursuant to the common-law doctrines of succession.
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  1. Inheritance pursuant to the common-law doctrines of succession. Inheritance pursuant to the common-law doctrines of succession.
The theory of heredity as formulated by Gregor Mendel
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  1. The theory of heredity as formulated by Gregor Mendel
  2. The theoretical principles of heredity formulated by Gregor Mendel; Mendel's laws.
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.
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  1. 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.
  2. The genetic features or constitution of an individual, group, or kind
  3. (Biology, genetics) The branch of biology that deals with the transmission and variation of inherited characteristics, in particular chromosomes and DNA.
The study or practice of attempting to improve the human gene pool by encouraging the reproduction of people considered to have desirable traits and discouraging or preventing the reproduction of people considered to have undesirable traits.
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  1. The study or practice of attempting to improve the human gene pool by encouraging the reproduction of people considered to have desirable traits and discouraging or preventing the reproduction of people considered to have undesirable traits.
  2. (Biology) The science of improving stock, whether human or animal.
  3. The movement devoted to improving the human species through the control of hereditary factors in mating
Property received via bequest or intestate succession.
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  1. Property received via bequest or intestate succession.
  2. The act of receiving such property.
  3. The action of inheriting something:
Ancestors considered as a group.
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  1. Ancestors considered as a group.
  2. Noble or distinguished descent
  3. Ancestral descent or lineage.
Find another word for heredity. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for heredity, like: hereditary succession, genetic makeup, mendelism, Mendelianism, genetics, eugenics, inheritance, ancestry and hereditary transmission.