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www.genome.gov/genetics-glossary/Polygenic-Trait

A polygenic trait is one whose phenotype is influenced by more than one gene. Traits that display a continuous distribution, such as height or skin color, are ...

www.khanacademy.org/science/high-school-biology/hs-classical-genetics/hs-non-mendelian-inheritance/a/polygenic-inheritance-and-environmental-effects

Polygenic inheritance and environmental effects. AP.BIO: IST‑1.J (LO) ... Looking at a real example of a human polygenic trait would get complicated, largely ...

biologydictionary.net/polygenic-inheritance

Apr 28, 2017 ... Polygenic inheritance, also known as quantitative inheritance, refers to a single inherited phenotypic trait that is controlled by two or more ...

biologydictionary.net/polygenic-traits

Polygenic traits are traits that are controlled by multiple genes instead of just one. The genes that control them may be located near each other or even on ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polygene

A polygene or multiple gene inheritance is a member of a group of non-epistatic genes that ... Traits with polygenic determinism correspond to the classical quantitative characte...

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Variation can be discrete or continuous AND The phenotypes of polygenic characteristics tend to show continuous variation AND Polygenic traits such as human ...

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10.3.1 Define polygenic inheritance. Polygenic inheritance refers to a single characteristic that is controlled by more than two genes (also called multifactorial  ...

www.britannica.com/science/polygenic-character

Jun 15, 2020 ... Other articles where Polygenic character is discussed: plant breeding: Quantitative characters: In other cases, however, plant traits grade ...

www.biologyonline.com/dictionary/polygenic-trait

Feb 12, 2020 ... Polygenic trait definition. Polygenic trait refers to a trait that is controlled by multiple non-allelic genes. These genes are called polygenes.

www.thoughtco.com/polygenic-inheritance-373444

Jul 13, 2018 ... Polygenic Inheritance of Traits Like Eye Color and Skin Color · B.A., Biology, Emory University · A.S., Nursing, Chattahoochee Technical College.