Medical Definition of Balancing selection

1. A process of natural selection where heterozygous individuals are more adaptive, and thus selected for more often, than either of the two types of homozygous individuals. (09 Oct 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Balancing Selection

balanced stock
balanced translocation
balancedness
balancelle
balancelles
balancement
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balances
balances of trade
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balancing act
balancing acts
balancing contact
balancing occlusal surface
balancing selection (current term)
balancing side
balancing side condyle
balancings
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balanephagous
balangeroite
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balanic
balanic hypospadias
balaniferous
balanite
balanitic epispadias

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