sex-limited(redirected from Sex-limited genes)
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1. Occurring or appearing only in one sex. Used of a genetic character or phenotype.
2. Having a sex-limited character or phenotype.
(Genetics) genetics of or designating a character or the gene producing it that appears in one sex only
(of a gene character) expressed in one sex only.
|Adj.||1.||sex-limited - relating to characteristics that are expressed differently in the two sexes|