Sentence Examples


  • The fold in the ears was caused by a heritable, dominant, mutated gene.
  • The title was made; heritable in order of primogeniture, and in the case of archbishops through their nephews.
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  • Breeders, he says, who try to build up qualities by the selection of the fluctuating variations that occur soon find that they reach a maximum beyond which their efforts fail, unless they turn to the more rarely occurring but heritable mutations.
  • In the 10th century the counts were permitted by the kings to divide their benefices and rights among their sons, the rule being established that countships (Grafschaften) were hereditary, that they might be held by boys, that they were heritable by females and might even be administered by females.