1 : germ cells and their precursors serving as the bearers of heredity and being fundamentally independent of other cells. 2 : the hereditary material of the germ ...
The genetic material of a species or other related group of organisms, collected for use in study, conservation, and breeding. 2. Germ cells as distinguished from ...
Dec 22, 2014
also germ plasm. noun. The genetic material of a species or other related group of organisms, collected for use in study, conservation, and breeding. Germ cells ...
The genetic material which forms the physical basis of heredity and which is
transmitted from one generation to the next by
Often used as a synonym to