Acquired traits, which is synonymous with acquired characteristics, are not passed on to offspring through reproduction alone. The changes that constitute ...
Etymology: L, acquirere, to obtain + trahere, to draw. a physical characteristic that is not inherited but may be an effect of the environment or of a somatic ...
Your uncle worked hard and by his industry had
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Just like your uncle, animals can acquire useful abilities. These
a characteristic of an organism that results from increased use or disuse of an organ or the effects of the environment and cannot be inherited See also ...
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