- het·er·o·sis (h t -r s s). n. See hybrid vigor.
- Heterosis principles
- heterosis, of the first cross.
- ECONOMIC HETEROSIS AND BREED COMPLEMENTARITY FOR
- farm profit.
- Utilization of Heterosis in a Beef Cow Herd
- Aug 1, 2011 heterosis, other researchers called the condition hybrid vigour.
- Cattle Breeds: Limousin releases multibreed EPDs
- "Commercial cattlemen are utilizing the power of heterosis," Anderson added. "Over the past 40 plus years in North America, Limousin cattle have drastically improved to meet the demand.
- BSPB warns growers not to farm-save hybrid varieties
- The factsheet highlights the benefits of F1 hybrid seed due to the heterosis, or 'hybrid vigour', derived in a single season by combining the best characters from two carefully selected parent lines.
- Heterosis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Heterosis, or hybrid vigor, or outbreeding enhancement, is the improved or increased function of any biological quality in a hybrid offspring.
- heterosis (genetics) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
- heterosis (genetics), the increase in such characteristics as size, growth rate, fertility, and yield of a hybrid organism over those of its parents.
- Heterosis Effect, Hybrid Dogs
- Purebreds and inbreeds often carry genetic disease.
- Heterosis - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
- the marked vigor or capacity for growth often exhibited by crossbred animals or plants —called also hybrid vigor. — het·er·ot·ic \-ˈrä-tik\ adjective.
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