Term Definition
allele different forms of a gene
dominant allele an allele whose trait always shows up in the organism when the allele is present
recessive allele an allele that is masked or covered up whenever the dominant allele is present
genotype an organisms genetic makeup, or allele combinations
heterozygous having two different alleles for a trait
homozygous dominant having two dominant alleles for a trait
homozygous recessive having two recessive alleles for a trait
codominant condition in which neither of two alleles of a gene is dominant or recessive
phenotype an organisms physical appearance or visible traits

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