population genetics

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population genetics

n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of science that deals with the statistical analysis of the inheritance and prevalence of genes in populations and genetic divergence between populations.
Translations
Populationsgenetik
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Working with conservation biologists, they'll ensure that the areas provide unfragmented habitats and that the connectors between them facilitate species and genetic migration.
Scientists use DNA to track ancient evolutionary lineages and genetic migrations for a range of animals--including modern humans.