quasidominance

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quasidominance qua·si·dom·i·nance (kwā'zī-dŏm'ə-nəns, -sī-, kwä'zē-, -sē-)
n.
The appearance of a recessive trait in generation after generation of a population as a result of repeated consanguineous matings; false dominance.


qua'si·dom'i·nant adj.
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