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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, Genetics
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heredity  Biological inheritance  Familial trait  Genetic inheritance  Genetic lines
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The biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next WordNet 3.0
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The biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Heredity, also called inheritance or biological inheritance, is the passing on of traits from parents to their offspring; either through asexual reproduction or sexual reproduction, the offspring cells or organisms acquire the genetic information of their parents. Wikipedia
Passing of genetic traits to offspring Wikipedia Disambiguation
Passing of traits to offspring from its parents or ancestor Wikidata
Hereditary transmission of the physical and genetic qualities of parents to their offspring; the biological law by which living beings tend to repeat their characteristics in their descendants. Wiktionary
Hereditary transmission. Wiktionary (translation)