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biotype

[bahy-uh-tahyp] /ˈbaɪ əˌtaɪp/
noun, Genetics.
1.
a group of organisms having the same genotype.
2.
a distinguishing feature of the genotype.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; bio- + -type
Related forms
biotypic
[bahy-uh-tip-ik] /ˌbaɪ əˈtɪp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for biotype

biotype

/ˈbaɪəˌtaɪp/
noun
1.
a group of genetically identical plants within a species, produced by apomixis Also called microspecies
Derived Forms
biotypic (ˌbaɪəˈtɪpɪk) adjective
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biotype in Medicine

biotype bi·o·type (bī'ə-tīp')
n.
A population or group of individuals having the same genotype.


bi'o·typ'ic (-tĭp'ĭk) adj.
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biotype in Science
biotype
  (bī'ə-tīp')   
A group of organisms having the same or nearly the same genotype, such as a particular strain of an insect species.
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