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[()·でん()]
iden
na adjective, noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 遺伝

na adjective, noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. heredity; inherent

Definition and Synonyms for 遺伝

Heredity the total of inherited attributes
Synonyms: 遺伝
Heredity the biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next
Synonyms: 遺伝

Meanings for each kanji in 遺伝

bequeath; leave behind; reserve Kanji Details »
transmit; go along; walk along; follow; report; communicate; legend; tradition Kanji Details »

Categories 遺伝 is a member of

Property a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
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Biological Process a process occurring in living organisms
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Sample Sentences for 遺伝

All of these abilities are passed on to us by genetic transmission; we receive them by way of the genes that we inherit from our parents.
Does a child's musical talent depend on heredity?
We are influenced both by environment and by heredity.
Parents can pass many diseases on to their offspring.
This criminal is a victim of his heredity.

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