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Morphological vs. Phenotype

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Morphologicaladjective

Of, or pertaining to, morphology.

Phenotypenoun

The appearance of an organism based on a multifactorial combination of genetic traits and environmental factors, especially used in pedigrees.

Morphologicaladjective

relating to or concerned with the formation of admissible words in a language

Phenotypenoun

Any observable characteristic of an organism, such as its morphological, developmental, biochemical or physiological properties, or its behavior.

Morphologicaladjective

pertaining to geological structure;

‘geomorphological features of the Black Hills’; ‘morphological features of granite’; ‘structural effects of folding and faulting of the earth's surface’;

Phenotypeverb

To evaluate or classify based on phenotype

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Morphologicaladjective

relating to or concerned with the morphology of plants and animals;

‘morphological differences’;

Phenotypenoun

what an organism looks like as a consequence of its genotype; two organisms with the same phenotype can have different genotypes

Phenotype

In genetics, the phenotype (from Greek φαινο- (faino-) 'showing', and τύπος (túpos) 'type') is the set of observable characteristics or traits of an organism. The term covers the organism's morphology or physical form and structure, its developmental processes, its biochemical and physiological properties, its behavior, and the products of behavior.

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