Genetics Vocabulary Table.docx - Mendel and Heredity Please complete the vocabulary table Vocabulary Trait Meaning\/Function A characteristic that an

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Mendel and Heredity Please complete the vocabulary table Vocabulary Meaning/Function Trait A characteristic that an organism can pass to offspring through genes. Gene The set of information that controls a trait; code in the DNA. Homozygous Having two identical alleles for a trait. Genotype An organism's genetic makeup or allele combinations. Dominant An allele whose trait always shows up in the organism when it is present. Incomplete Dominance Either allele in a gene is dominant the traits mix. Polygenic Trait When several genes influence a trait.

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