of or relating to Gregor Mendel or to his laws of heredity.
a follower of Gregor Mendel; a person who accepts Mendelism.
- non-Men·de·li·an, adjective
- post-Men·de·li·an, adjective
- pre-Men·de·li·an, adjective
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How to use Mendelian in a sentence
But it is doubtful whether this idea of the rle of Mendelian factors is correct.
Now this is exactly the ratio of Mendelian heredity in the F2 generation.
This, according to Sutton, is the basis of the Mendelian heredity.
The discovery of Mendelian elements admirably coincided with and at once gave a rationale of these facts.Evolution in Modern Thought | Ernst Haeckel
Upon the question of the nature of Sex, for example, the bearing of Mendelian evidence is close.Evolution in Modern Thought | Ernst Haeckel
British Dictionary definitions for Mendelian
of or relating to Mendel's laws
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