SELECTIVE BREEDING

Process of breeding plants and animals for particular genetic traits, or in order to produce a specific type of organism with particular, identical genetic traits, typically for research.

SELECTIVE BREEDING: "Selective breeding is used to attain specific attributes in an organism."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SELECTIVE BREEDING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/selective-breeding/ (accessed December 13, 2019).
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