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1. Of or pertaining to a son or daughter; becoming to a child in relation to his parents; as, filial obedience.

2. Bearing the relation of a child. And thus the filial Godhead answering spoke. (Milton)

Origin: L. Filialis, fr. Filius son, filia daughter; akin to e. Female, feminine. Cf. Fitz.

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... directly with this project. During the second semester the seeds went through exactly the same procedure as previously mentioned and the first filial generation was established for critical evalation. During the second semester less time was spent in class directly on the project. Students ...

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Sat Mar 25, 2006 1:10 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Marrowfat Peas
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Make Money - Cross Breeding Flowers

... red-violet flowered, axial position plant. Describe your symbol system and phenotypic and genotypic ratios. You would predict in the 1st & 2nd filial generations

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by ExpertBee
Mon Feb 20, 2006 8:42 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Make Money - Cross Breeding Flowers
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... --in this case-- you expect that it is sex linked. If it is sex linked, the trait would be inherited by one gender only, not both male and female filial inherit them. :wink: "a woman is a carrier for a sex-linked lethal gene that causes spontaneous abortions. she has nine children. how many ...

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by army
Thu Feb 16, 2006 6:47 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: so confused and need help with some questions
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Genetics Terminology?

The letter F used to designate generations from parental is actually short for filial, defined on google as: designating the generation or the sequence of generations following the parental generation It doesn't matter what the genotype of phenotype of the offspring ...

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by Jelanen
Thu Mar 10, 2005 9:00 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics Terminology?
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