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recessive allele
masked or covered up whenever the dominant allele is present
heterozygous
an organism that has two different alleles for a trait
homozygous
an organism that has two identical alleles for a trait
codominance
when the alleles are neither dominant or recessive
gene
factors that control traits(two alleles)
allele
different forms of a gene(dominant&recessive)
hybrid
two purebred w/different traits put together
DD+dd=Dd
traits
different physical characteristicts
purebred
always produces offspring w/the same form of a trait as the parent
genetics
the study of heredity
dominant allele
one whose trait always show up in the organism when the allele is present
genotype
an organism's genetic makeup or allele combos
phenotype
an organism's phisical or visible traits
probability
the likelihood that a particular event will occur
punnett square
a chart that shows all possible combos of alleles that can result from a genetic cross
heredity
passing of traits from parent to offspring