Heterozygote meaning

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An organism that has different alleles at a particular gene locus on homologous chromosomes.
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A plant or animal having two different alleles at a single locus on a chromosome, and hence not breeding true for the particular character involved; hybrid.
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An organism that has different alleles at a particular gene locus on homologous chromosomes.
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(genetics) A diploid individual that has different alleles at one or more genetic loci.
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(biology) A bacteriophage that has two different copies of its genetic material and so produces two types of offspring.
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Origin of heterozygote