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The X or Y chromosome in human beings that determines the sex of an individual. Females have two X chromosomes; males have an X and a Y chromosome.
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Chromosomes that differ morphologically or in number in males and females. © 2005 by W. H. Freeman and Company. All rights reserved. Pierce, B. Genetics: A conceptual approach. 2nd Edition.
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Sex chromosomes contain the genes that determine our biological sex. In humans and most other mammals, sex chromosomes occur in pairs. An X/Y chromosome pair results in a male, and an X/X pair results [..]
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(French : chromosomes sexuels) The X and Y chromosomes in human beings that determine the sex of an individual. Females have two X chromosomes in diploid cells; males have an X and a Y chromosome. The [..]
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The homologous Chromosomes that are dissimilar in the heterogametic sex. There are the X Chromosome, the Y Chromosome, and the W, Z Chromosomes (in Animals in which the female is the heterogametic sex [..]
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The homologous chromosomes that are dissimilar in the heterogametic sex. There are the X CHROMOSOME, the Y CHROMOSOME, and the W, Z chromosomes (in animals in which the female is the heterogametic sex [..]
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One of the two chromosomes that specify the sex of an organism. Humans have two kinds of sex chromosomes, one called the X and the other Y. Normal females possess two X chromosomes and normal males possess one X and one Y.
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Sex chromosomes are types of chromosomes that participate in sex determination. Humans and most other mammals have two sex chromosomes, the X and the Y. Females typically (but not always) have two X c [..]
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The pair of chromosomes responsible for determining the sex of an individual.
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 Chromosomes that contain the genes that code for the development of male or female characteristics.
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The cell structures carrying hereditary information that differentiate female from male in humans and other mammals. Females have a pair of X chromosomes. Males have one X chromosome and one Y chromosome.
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The X and Y chromosomes; the unequal pairs of chromosomes involved in sex determination (which is based on the presence or absence of a Y chromosome). Females lack a Y chromosome and normally have the genotype XX; males have a Y chromosome and normally have the genotype XY. shock
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determine the gender or sex of an individual
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Sex chromosomes are those chromosomes that influence sex determination. In mammals, including humans, the X and Y chromosomes are the sex chromosomes (females are XX, males XY). The chromosomes which [..]
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