familial aggregation

n.

Occurrence of a trait in more members of a family than can be readily accounted for by chance.

Nearby words

  1. fixed point,
  2. fixed price,
  3. fixed pupil,
  4. fixed satellite,
  5. fixed sign,
  6. fixed trust,
  7. fixed virus,
  8. fixed-do system,
  9. fixed-focus camera,
  10. fixed-gear


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