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phenotypic plasticity
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The capacity of an organism of a given genotype to change its phenotype in response to changes in the environment.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Broader Term
phenotypic variation
Narrower Term
polyphenism
Related Term
acquired characters
evolutionary adaptation
genotype-environment interaction
genotype-phenotype correlation
phenomics
phenotype
selection pressure
Spanish
plasticidad fenotípica
Term Number
137311