[ bahy-uh-tahyp ]
/ ˈbaɪ əˌtaɪp /
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a group of organisms having the same genotype.
a distinguishing feature of the genotype.
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OTHER WORDS FROM biotypebi·o·typ·ic [bahy-uh-tip-ik], /ˌbaɪ əˈtɪp ɪk/, adjective
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Plants, such as Palissota, were also living in this very original biotype.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth
British Dictionary definitions for biotype
/ (ˈbaɪəˌtaɪp) /
a group of genetically identical plants within a species, produced by apomixisAlso called: microspecies
Derived forms of biotypebiotypic (ˌbaɪəˈtɪpɪk), adjective
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Medical definitions for biotype
[ bī′ə-tīp′ ]
A population or group of individuals having the same genotype.
Other words from biotypebi′o•typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk) adj.
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Scientific definitions for biotype
[ bī′ə-tīp′ ]
A group of organisms having the same or nearly the same genotype, such as a particular strain of an insect species.
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