Definition of Pedigree collapse

1. Noun. (genealogy) The phenomenon in which ancestral inbreeding causes the number of a descendant’s distinct ancestors to be smaller than that predicted by a binary tree (\sum_{i=1}^n 2^i, where n represents ''number of generations''). ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pedigree Collapse

pediculous
pediculous blepharitis
pediculus
pediculus arcus vertebrae
pedicure
pedicured
pedicures
pedicuring
pedicurist
pedicurists
pediform
pedigerous
pedigree
pedigree(a)
pedigree analysis
pedigree collapse (current term)
pedigreed
pedigrees
pediluvies
pediluvium
pediluvy
pedimana
pedimane
pedimanes
pedimanous
pediment
pedimental
pedimented
pediments
pediococcus

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