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Meaning of GENETICS

Pronunciation:  ju'netiks

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
 

GENETICS is a 8 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: genetic science
 
 See Also: biological science, biology, genomics, molecular genetics, proteomics

 

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: The study of the patterns of inheritance of specific traits.
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: 
  1. The study of inheritance patterns of specific traits.
  2. the study of the mechanisms of heredity and biological variation.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aerobiology, agrobiology, allele, allelomorph, Altmann theory, anatomy, astrobiology, bacteriology, biochemics, biochemistry, biochemy, bioecology, biological science, biology, biometrics, biometry, bionics, bionomics, biophysics, birth, botany, cell physiology, character, chromatid, chromatin, chromosome, cryobiology, cybernetics, cytology, De Vries theory, determinant, determiner, diathesis, DNA, ecology, electrobiology, embryology, endowment, enzymology, ethnobiology, eugenics, exobiology, factor, Galtonian theory, gene, genesiology, genetic code, gnotobiotics, hereditability, heredity, heritability, heritage, inborn capacity, inheritability, inheritance, life science, matrocliny, Mendelianism, Mendelism, microbiology, molecular biology, patrocliny, pharmacogenetics, pharmacology, physiology, radiobiology, recessive character, replication, RNA, taxonomy, Verworn theory, virology, Weismann theory, Weismannism, Wiesner theory, xenobiology, zoology
 

 

 

 

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