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is the passing of physical characteristics or traits, from parents to offspring.
the scientific study of heredity
how a new organizem begins
an organism that's offspring of many generations that show the same form of a trait
are different forms of genes.
Define dominant allele
is one whose trait always shows up in the organism with the allele is present
Define recessive allele
an allele that is hidden when the dominant allele is present.
is a organism hat has 2 diff allels