discontinuous variation


discontinuous variation
variation in which the differences are marked, do not grade into one another, and form two or more separate, discontinuous classes.

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  • discontinuous variation — Variation where individuals can be classified as belonging to one of a set of discrete, non overlapping classes. Generated by simple genetic control of a trait (one or a small number of genes, each of large effect) and involving minimal non… …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • discontinuous variation — discontinuous variation. См. качественная изменчивость. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • discontinuous variation — noun biology : abrupt variation in which there are few or no intermediate forms * * * discontinuous variation, Biology. a sudden change in the form or structure of an organism virtually without intermediate forms; mutation: »When we study… …   Useful english dictionary

  • discontinuous variation — trūkusis kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. discontinuous change; discontinuous variation vok. diskontinuierliche Änderung, f; unstetige Änderung, f rus. прерывное изменение, n pranc. changement discontinu, m; variation… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • discontinuous variation — trūkusis kitimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. discontinuous variation vok. sprunghafte Änderung, f rus. прерывистое изменение, n pranc. variation continue, f; variation discontinue, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • discontinuous variation — Phenotypic variation in an animal population in which the characters do not grade into each other; qualitative inheritance; see continuous variation …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • variation — variational, variative /vair ee ay tiv/, adj. variationally, variatively, adv. /vair ee ay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act, process, or accident of varying in condition, character, or degree: Prices are subject to variation. 2. an instance of this: There… …   Universalium

  • discontinuous change — trūkusis kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. discontinuous change; discontinuous variation vok. diskontinuierliche Änderung, f; unstetige Änderung, f rus. прерывное изменение, n pranc. changement discontinu, m; variation… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • variation discontinue — trūkusis kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. discontinuous change; discontinuous variation vok. diskontinuierliche Änderung, f; unstetige Änderung, f rus. прерывное изменение, n pranc. changement discontinu, m; variation… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • variation continue — trūkusis kitimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. discontinuous variation vok. sprunghafte Änderung, f rus. прерывистое изменение, n pranc. variation continue, f; variation discontinue, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas


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