the process in which the additive action of numerous genes results in a trait, as height, showing continuous variability.
Can You Name The 3 Types Of Adjectives?For starters, Adjectives are words that describe nouns or pronouns. They answer questions like what kind, how many, and which one? The three main types of adjectives are descriptive adjectives, quantitative adjectives, and demonstrative adjectives. Descriptive Adjectives Descriptive adjectives describe the characteristics of a noun. They can tell you about a noun’s size, color, shape, taste, and more. Some examples are small, red, round, friendly, …
Compare polygenic inheritance.
Origin of quantitative inheritance
First recorded in 1925–30
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