- pertaining to or having traits or characteristics that stem from both parents.
Origin of biparental
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Hence selection of biparental forms is a precarious process, now going forward, now backwards, now standing still.A Critique of the Theory of Evolution
Thomas Hunt Morgan
- Having two parents, male and female.
- Of or derived from two parents.
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