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monogenic

[mon-uh-jen-ik] /ˌmɒn əˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective
1.
Biology. bearing either only males or only females.
2.
Genetics. pertaining to a character controlled by one pair of genes.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; mono- + -gen or -gen(y) or gene + -ic
Related forms
monogenically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for monogenic

monogenic

/ˌmɒnəʊˈdʒɛnɪk/
adjective
1.
(genetics) of or relating to an inherited character difference that is controlled by a single gene
2.
(of animals) producing offspring of one sex
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monogenic in Medicine

monogenic mon·o·gen·ic (mŏn'ə-jěn'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Of or relating to monogenesis; monogenetic.

  2. Relating to monogenism.

  3. Of or regulated by one gene or one of a pair of allelic genes, as an inherited characteristic or a hereditary disease.

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