dominant trait

dom·i·nant trait

an outstanding mental or physical characteristic. See: dominance of traits.

dominant trait

an inherited characteristic that is determined by a dominant allele. Polydactyly is an example of a dominant trait; individuals with either one or two copies of the polydactyly allele have extra fingers or toes.

dom·i·nant trait

(dom'i-nănt trāt)
An outstanding mental or physical characteristic.
See: dominance of traits

Dominant trait

A genetic trait in which one copy of the gene is sufficient to yield an outward display of the trait; dominant genes mask the presence of recessive genes; dominant traits can be inherited from a single parent.
References in classic literature ?
His dominant trait was clearly the remnant of still earlier days, because I've never seen such staring solemnity as Fyne's except in a very young baby.
His dominant trait was to take all things into earnest consideration.
And the one dominant trait of the successful person is confidence.
Barring is a dominant trait, carried by a gene on the male, or Z sex chromosome.
However on the phenotype account, considering dominant trait, all (100%) offspring will be affected being either (1) or (2) whereas for recessive trait, there will be 50% chance of being affected (2) and 50% chance of being normal but carrier of affected allele (1) (Figs.
PPPK is usually inherited as an autosomal dominant trait, although acquired cases can be seen.
TSC, an autosomal dominant trait with variable penetrance, can adversely affect maternal and fetal outcome.
XLH is the most common heritable form of rickets (the softening and weakening of bones) that is inherited as an X-linked dominant trait affecting both males and females.
10) rarely it can be inherited as an autosomal dominant trait.
Tsukahara M, Kajii T Hairy throat: a dominant trait affecting seven members of a family.
Another said my dominant trait was, wait for it, sensitivity, and a third that my inner child's name was Funky Baby.
Inheritance of Bolls Per Plant Number of bolls per plant under normal seven irrigation treatment (Table 2) was inherited as an over dominant trait because the average degree of dominance parameter [H1AD] measured 1.