|genetics the condition in which a particular gene is located on a sex chromosome, esp on the X-chromosome, so that the character controlled by the gene is associated with either of the sexes|
Carried by a sex chromosome, especially an X-chromosome. Used of genes.
Sexually determined. Used especially of inherited traits.
Relating to a gene carried on, or a trait transmitted by, a sex chromosome. Color blindness and hemophilia in humans are sex-linked traits.