Genotype meaning

jĕnə-tīp, jēnə-
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A specific combination of alleles at one or more loci on a chromosome.
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The definition of genotype is the genetic constitution or genetic makeup of a particular organism or group of organisms.

The epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) is an example of genotype.

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Genotype is defined as to investigate the genetic makeup or constitution of an organism or group of organisms, or to assign an organism into a specific group based on its genetic constitution.

When you look at the genetic characteristics of a particular type of insect to determine its genetic makeup and group it with like insects, this is an example of where you genotype.

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The genetic makeup, as distinguished from the physical appearance, of an organism or a group of organisms.
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The combination of alleles located on homologous chromosomes that determines a specific characteristic or trait.
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The fundamental constitution of an organism in terms of its hereditary factors.
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A group of organisms each having the same hereditary characteristics.
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The type species of a genus.
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The genetic makeup, as distinguished from the physical appearance, of an organism or a group of organisms.
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The combination of alleles located on homologous chromosomes that determines a specific characteristic or trait.
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A specific combination of alleles at one or more loci on a chromosome.
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The genetic makeup of an organism as distinguished from its physical characteristics.
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(genetics) The combination of alleles, situated on corresponding chromosomes, that determines a specific trait of an individual, such as "Aa" or "aa".
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A group of organisms having the same genetic constitution.
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To determine the genotype of.
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Origin of genotype

  • Greek genos race genə- in Indo-European roots Latin typus type type

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • geno- +‎ type

    From Wiktionary