Medical Definition of Allelomorphism
1. The state held in common by alleles. Synonym: allelomorphism. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Allelomorphism
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Breeding and the Mendelian Discovery by Arthur Dukinfield Darbishire (1911)
"True allelomorphism expresses the relation between the dominant and ... Spurious allelomorphism is a relation between factors belonging to distinct pairs ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1919)
"Crossing-over and allelomorphism in the grouse locusts: RK NABOURS. The evidence in favor of a linear order of the genes: TH MORGAN. ..."
3. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1910)
"Ch. ix deals with gametic coupling and spurious allelomorphism. ... Spurious allelomorphism occurs when factors concerned with features of organization ..."
4. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1908)
"NOTES AND LITERATURE HEREDITY Spurious allelomorphism: Results of Some Recent Investigations—The original conception of a Mendelian character pair was that ..."
5. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1912)
"175): "That when in FI the two dominant characters femaleness and the 'somatic' factor co-exist, there is spurious allelomorphism or repulsion between them, ..."
6. The Mechanism of Mendelian Heredity by Thomas Hunt Morgan (1915)
"There is, however, an alternative theory to that of multiple allelomorphism. This alternative is complete linkage. The numerical result can be equally well ..."
7. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1903)
"A. Simple /•/ The following list enumerates the principal cases in which the phenomenon of allelomorphism has either been actually proved to exist or may be ..."