holandric

holandric

[ho-lan-drik, hoh-]
adjective Genetics.
of or pertaining to a heritable trait appearing only in males (opposed to hologynic ).

Origin:
1925–30; hol- + Greek andrikós masculine, equivalent to andr- (stem of anḗr man) + -ikos -ic

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holandric ho·lan·dric (hō-lān'drĭk, hŏ-)
adj.
Relating to a trait encoded by a gene or genes located on the Y-chromosome and therefore occurring only in males.

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