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Second filial generation

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noun

(genetics) The filial generation comprised of offspring(s) resulting from mating or genetically crossing two members of first filial generation.


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The second filial generation is the result of a cross between two F1 individuals (from F1 generation).


Variant: F2 generation

Compare: first filial generation


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