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genetic merit
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The ability of an individual parent to produce superior offspring with desirable traits as compared to other parents.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Broader Term
quantitative genetics
Related Term
additive gene effects
breeding value
parentage
sire evaluation
Spanish
mérito genético
Term Number
19702