Y-LINKED INHERITANCE

a type of sex-connected inheritance wherein a recessive trait is genetically transposed through a sole gene on the y chromosome.

Y-LINKED INHERITANCE: "Y-linked inheritance is often inherited by the father. "
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "Y-LINKED INHERITANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/y-linked-inheritance/ (accessed November 24, 2017).
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