non-random mating

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non-random mating

Mating between two genetically compatible organisms in which the pairing combinations are influenced or controlled in some fashion.
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The dictates of evolutionary biology as is evidenced by genetic drift, assorted mating, natural selection, etc.
He said, 'What we are seeing now is assorted mating, which is 'like marrying like'.