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pure line

1. The progeny of a single homozygous individual obtained by self-fertilization.
2. The progeny of an individual reproducing asexually by simple fission, or by buds, runners, or stolons.
3. The progeny of two homozygous individuals reproducing sexually.
See also: line
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There are significant differences among the 15 genetic groups in an overall analysis (Table la), but these effects are less attributable to the differences seen for the NJ, KK and MA pure lines spat area data.
Yet five years ago seven pure lines and only a single hybrid - Excalibur - took more than 3% of the certified seed market.
The verticals symbolize the owner of the state, while the concrete blocs with pure lines the spirit of the majority of the people.
The artist, Romhein, said the sculpture uses simple and pure lines to demonstrate the universality and simplicity of the duality of man and woman.
Hubbard specializes in state-of-the-art selection programs to improve the performance of their pure lines, and offers a range of products to respond to current and future needs of the broiler industry.
Liao's neat studio seems to echo the pure lines of her ceramics while another potter's studio seems barred against the light and intruding distractions and another's is lined with windows overlooking a garden.
In addition to their more generous size, these two new launches enrich the Riviera MAGNUM line with several advanced design features: a case redesigned with one side shaped like a car radiator grille; new hollowed hands; a larger crown; and a new rubber strap with pure lines, secured by an adjustable triple folding clasp.
It originally was created as a sake bottle, with simple curves and pure lines.
It is characterised by pure lines, a specific profile, remarkable ergonomic qualities and the use of innovative materials.
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Topics covered in the chapters include crop biology, heterosis, pollination control mechanisms, hybrid seed production, and maintenance of inbred and pure lines.
The flats capture the essence of sophisticated modern-day living and have been created using simple and bold materials to reflect the pure lines of modern art.