cytoplasmically

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cytoplasmic +‎ -ally

Adverb[edit]

cytoplasmically (not comparable)

  1. With regard to the cytoplasm
    • 2012, Benjamin A. Pierce, Genetics: A Conceptual Approach, page 118:
      In this case, cytoplasmically inherited traits are present in both males and females and are passed from mother to offspring, never from father to offspring. Reciprocal crosses, therefore, give different results when cytoplasmic genes encode a trait.

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