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unit character

noun, Genetics.
1.
a characteristic, usually controlled by a single gene, that is transmitted as a unit in heredity.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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British Dictionary definitions for unit-character

unit character

noun
1.
(genetics) a character inherited as a single unit and dependent on a single gene
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