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How to use prepotency in a sentence
This has also been enforced by statements as to the prepotency of certain pollen of identical species, but of distinct races.On the Genesis of Species|St. George Mivart
There is no factor in breeding of more importance than prepotency, and none which is more difficult to estimate.
We have now to consider the bearing of what is called "prepotency" on the theory of physiological selection.Darwin, and After Darwin (Vol 3 of 3)|George John Romanes
Thus, we necessarily select the only trait really worth while; that is prepotency or the ability to beget desirable qualities.The Dollar Hen|Milo M. Hastings
But this epoch of Ghibelline prepotency in Tuscany was brief.The Story of Siena and San Gimignano|Edmund G. Gardner