phenotypic

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EtymologyEdit

From phenotype +‎ -ic.

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AdjectiveEdit

phenotypic (not comparable)

  1. Of, or relating to a phenotype.
    • 2011, "Baby you can drive my genes", The Economist, 30 Jul 2011:
      Most advertisements feature people with perfectly symmetrical faces, as this is a sign of phenotypic quality – or good genes.

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Last modified on 3 February 2012, at 06:21