matriclinous


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matriclinous

(ˌmætrəˈklaɪnəs)
adj
(Biology) a variant of matroclinous
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Unisexuality, hybridity, interspecific mating, and matriclinous inheritance are readily observed in Poecilia formosa [1113, 22].
The assumptions are random mating of the host, matriclinous transmission of the microbe, and discrete generations.
For example, it is enjoyable to go through the process of connecting albeit contingent of course) Sinead O'Connor's "matriclinous rancor" (p.