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Antonyms for genetic

acquired, nonheritable, noninheritable, nonhereditary.

Quotes of genetic

  1. I set up a laboratory in the Department of Physiology in the Medical School in South Africa and begin to try to find a bacteriophage system which we might use to solve the genetic code. – Sydney Brenner
  2. Britain should be the world's number one center for genetic and stem cell research, building on our world leading regulatory regime in the area. – Gordon Brown
  3. I was always fascinated by engineering. Maybe it was an attempt maybe to get my father's respect or interest, or maybe it was just a genetic love of technology, but I was always trying to build things. – James Cameron
  4. For simplicity one can think of the+ class as having one extra base at some point or other in the genetic message and the- class as having one too few. – Francis Crick
  5. It has yet to be shown by direct biochemical methods, as opposed to the indirect genetic evidence mentioned earlier, that the code is indeed a triplet code. – Francis Crick
  6. This seems highly likely, especially as it has been shown that in several systems mutations affecting the same amino acid are extremely near together on the genetic map. – Francis Crick
  7. Thus the genetic basis to the origin of bird species is to be sought in the inheritance of adult traits that are subject to natural and sexual selection. – Peter R. Grant
  8. Genetic studies in Iceland have found that many of the women who were the founding stock of Iceland came from England and what is now France. Some were probably captured and carried off in Viking raids only 40 generations ago. – Keith Henson
  9. With the advent of genetic engineering the time required for the evolution of new species may literally collapse. – Dee Hock
  10. If you wanted to dissect the structure of living cells, genetic analysis was an extremely powerful method, so my interest turned to that. – Joshua Lederberg
  11. I suspect any worries about genetic engineering may be unnecessary. Genetic mutations have always happened naturally, anyway. – James Lovelock
  12. In genetic epistemology, as in developmental psychology, too, there is never an absolute beginning. – Jean Piaget
  13. The goal of NIH research is to acquire new knowledge to help prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat disease and disability, from the rarest genetic disorder to the common cold. – Ike Skelton
  14. The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers. – Lewis Thomas
  15. Guys do not have a genetic blueprint that allows them to understand or love sports. – Lesley Visser

Usage examples for genetic

  1. Another article, published by Dewey in the Philosophical Review in 1900, " Some Stages of Logical Thought," illustrates the employment of the genetic method in a more specific way. – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  2. Could I only tell you all that I have since thought and observed about the history of our earth's development, the succession of the animal populations, and their genetic classification! – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  3. Dear Enemy: I hear that I missed a call today, but Jane delivered your message, together with the " Genetic Philosophy of Education." – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  4. If this case be typical, then the experimental method is entitled to rank as genetic method; it is concerned with the manner or process by which anything comes into experienced existence." – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  5. There have been genetic mutations. – This Crowded Earth by Robert Bloch
  6. If genetic relation between two races is assumed, either as a reality or as a symbol, the degree of relationship is determined in a theoretically exact manner by the number and length of the phylogenetic steps which are found either between them both or between them and the common starting point, according as races belong to the same or collateral lines. – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli
  7. Undoubtedly, too, it is difficult for our minds to imagine in what way, except through genetic evolution, the successive production of more and more developed types could be effected. – The Old Riddle and the Newest Answer by John Gerard
  8. The problems of the genetic order arose, as is known, rather late. – Essays on the Materialistic Conception of History by Antonio Labriola
  9. It is quite incredible that a man should through mere accident abnormally resemble, in no less than seven of his muscles, certain apes, if there had been no genetic connection between them. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin
  10. But if it be considered incredible that even during the long lapse of geological time such great changes should have taken place as are implied in the belief that there is genetic connection between them and these lower groups, let us consider what happens under our eyes in the development of each one of these little creatures in the proverbially short space of their individual life. – On the Origin and Metamorphoses of Insects by Sir John Lubbock
  11. Was such Evolution or development genetic – The Old Riddle and the Newest Answer by John Gerard
  12. Because the species is broken up into partly isolated, or at times completely isolated, colonies or local populations it may be supposed that various evolutionary forces such as selection and random genetic drift operate to foster variation. – Subspeciation in the Meadow Mouse, Microtus montanus, in Wyoming and Colorado by Sydney Anderson
  13. These brilliant writers prepared the way for the genetic history of the following century. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  14. A weapon was on hand- their great skill and experience in altering genetic patterns in established life forms to produce desired changes. – The Other Likeness by James H. Schmitz
  15. This will be neither analytic nor genetic but concrete. – Essay on the Creative Imagination by Th. Ribot
  16. But a thing is determined, constructed, judged, according to its function; the function is, so to speak, its genetic formula. – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer
  17. As a natural consequence the population is largely a genetic aggregation. – Consanguineous Marriages in the American Population by George B. Louis Arner
  18. " The worth of the intuition depends upon genetic considerations. – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  19. Think of them as a tribe of genetic claustrophobes. – Black Man's Burden by Dallas McCord Reynolds