Definitions for f1 hybrid
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word f1 hybrid
The first filial generation of seeds or animal offspring, which are usually vigorous and uniform. Produced by crossing two distinctly different parents.
Origin: Filial + 1 + hybrid
F1 hybrid is a term used in genetics and selective breeding. F1 stands for Filial 1, the first filial generation seeds/plants or animal offspring resulting from a cross mating of distinctly different parental types. The term is sometimes written with a subscript, as F1 hybrid. The offspring of distinctly different parental types produce a new, uniform variety with specific characteristics from either or both parents. In fish breeding, those parents frequently are two closely related fish species, while in plant and animal genetics those parents usually are two inbred lines. Mules are F1 hybrids between horse and donkey. Today, certain domestic hybrid breeds, such as the Savannah cat, are classified by their filial generation number. Gregor Mendel's groundbreaking work in the 19th century focused on patterns of inheritance and the genetic basis for variation. In his cross-pollination experiments involving two true-breeding, or homozygous, parents, Mendel found that the resulting F1 generation were heterozygous and consistent. The offspring showed a combination of those phenotypes from each of the parents that were genetically dominant. Mendel’s discoveries involving the F1 and F2 generation laid the foundation for modern genetics.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The style I like is not quite Neapolitan, not quite New York. Sort of a hybrid in the middle, but the crust is very, very light.
Since the very first day, it was clear to us Albpetrol was an anachronism and a hybrid that could not meet the challenges of the future.
We want to make a Museum of the Cold War, a hybrid museum that will be both military and artistic, once inside, we'll travel through time.
We have been putting our resources in rechargeable batteries for personal computers and smart phones, but the next big market is electric and hybrid cars.
This could be another form of hybrid sukuk, for instance ijara and wakala, istisna has not been used extensively but it is something that could also be explored.
Translations for f1 hybrid
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- F1 संकरHindi
Get even more translations for f1 hybrid »
Find a translation for the f1 hybrid definition in other languages:
Select another language: