A trait associated with a gene that is carried only by the male or female parent.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
notes for sex-linked trait
Words nearby sex-linked trait
Example sentences from the Web for sex-linked trait
However much we gossip about heterosexual couples with large age gaps, we at least refrain from calling them sex offenders.Freaking Out About Age Gaps in Gay Relationships Is Homophobic|Samantha Allen|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Scruff believes that sex is not the primary concern of users.
The al Qaeda-linked gunmen shot back, but only managed to injure one officer before they were taken out.
To those who agreed with him, Bush pledged that the law against same-sex marriage would remain intact.
Bush busy engaging constituents on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate ahead of the 2004 presidential election.
Are you quite sure you have never suffered from this rather common disorder, gentle reader, at least, if you be of the male sex?The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
No trait is better marked in the normal child than the impulse to subject others to his own disciplinary system.Children's Ways|James Sully
But if you restrict it, to the sense in which it is commonly applied to the angelic sex, I am not prepared to answer.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
As public accuser, he caused the death of immense numbers, of all ages and either sex.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
That he might lose his head and 'introduce an element of sex' was conscience confessing that it had been already introduced.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood