Phenotype in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Phenotype

the physical appearance of an organism resulting from its genetic makeup and environmental influence

Examples of Phenotype in a sentence

In the lab, we studied the effect of the weather on an albino mouse’s phenotype to see if the creature’s outward appearance changed.  🔊

The chameleon is able to alter its phenotype to blend into its surroundings.  🔊

In the advertisement, the rancher described his bull’s phenotype as massive and tough.  🔊

The woman is hoping to adopt a child who shares her phenotype of blonde hair and blue eyes.  🔊

As a result of breeding, the giraffe’s phenotype has changed from a mammal with a short neck to a mammal with an extended neck.  🔊

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