Definition of Inbreeding. Meaning of Inbreeding. Synonyms of Inbreeding

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Definition of Inbreeding

Inbreeding
Inbreed In*breed", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inbred; p. pr. & vb. n. Inbreeding.] [Cf. Imbreed.] 1. To produce or generate within. --Bp. Reynolds. To inbreed and cherish . . . the seeds of virtue. --Milton. 2. To breed in and in. See under Breed, v. i.

Meaning of Inbreeding from wikipedia

- Inbreeding is the production of offspring from the mating or breeding of individuals or organisms that are closely related genetically. By analogy, the...
- Inbreeding depression is the reduced biological fitness in a given po****tion as a result of inbreeding, or breeding of related individuals. Po****tion...
- The coefficient of inbreeding of an individual is the probability that two alleles at any locus in an individual are identical by descent from the common...
- reproduction, mating with a close relative (inbreeding) often leads to inbreeding depression. Inbreeding depression is considered to be largely due to...
- Inbreeding avoidance, or the inbreeding avoidance hypothesis, is a concept in evolutionary biology that refers to the prevention of the deleterious effects...
- Intellectual inbreeding or academic inbreeding is the practice in academia of a university hiring its own graduates to be professors. It is generally...
- of the coefficient of inbreeding of 1921. The measure is most commonly used in genetics and genealogy. A coefficient of inbreeding can be calculated for...
- analogous to that caused by anthropogenic pollution, amplified the effects of inbreeding on key reproductive traits. Embryo viability was significantly reduced...
- Inbreeding ordinarily has negative fitness consequences (inbreeding depression), and as a result species have evolved mechanisms to avoid inbreeding....
- Inbreeding the Anthropophagi is the second full-length album by the American death metal band Deeds of Flesh. It was originally released in 1998 on CD...
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