Lysenkoism meaning

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A biological doctrine championed by Trofim Lysenko that maintained that environmentally induced traits could be inherited and that rejected the principles of genetics and natural selection.
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A repudiated doctrine, officially imposed for a time by the Soviet government, based on the belief that characteristics acquired through environmental changes can be transmitted by heredity.
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A biological doctrine championed by Trofim Lysenko that maintained that environmentally induced traits could be inherited and that rejected the principles of genetics and natural selection.
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