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genitor

the biological father as distinguished from the legal father.
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Todos os genitores sao de origem mesoamericana, apresentam o tegumento de coloracao preta e teores contrastantes para os minerais nos graos (Tabela 1).
This is simply because in such a case the genitor (and his kin and affines) will not have negotiated bridewealth and the genetrix will still be attached to her father's sa'o.
The number of plants analyzed varied from 6 to 9 among hybrids and from 2 to 10 among genitors, depending on their availability.
The plot is a complex intercontinental "quest for the father" which inexorably transforms itself into a manhunt where said "father" turns out to be a murderous, unnatural genitor. Like Tituba, Celanire is born of violence.
Similarly, most cultures try to ensure that every child have a pater, a father who assumes full responsibility for the child, even if he is not the biological genitor who actually sired the child.
Overall, the construction of Ankave male names reveals the existence of a basic complementarity, exemplified mainly by the bilateral composition of most of the names and by the juxtaposition of the two parents' clans or of one genitor's clan and the maternal clan of a more-or-less distant ancestor.
circularisquama occurs, or genitors should be relocated during potential blooming periods.
Since scientific advice will not be available until the beginning of June, the Commission's proposal to the Council sets out two possible changes to the anchovy TAC according to the state of the stock as at 1 May 2000.The cut-off point has been set at 18,000 tonnes, as scientists believe the biomass of genitors should not be allowed to fall below this level.
Conversely, sexual hybrids could be evaluated and selected for use as new female genitors to obtain better recombinants (AGUILERA et al., 2011; PEREIRA, 2013).
These techniques are able to generate important information to maintenance of genetic resources, in the germplasm banks simplification andnucleus collections formation (Arriel et al., 2006), beyond assisting traits descriptors choosing that best representsgenetic diversity (Fonseca & Silva, 1999).To breeding programs, the multivariate approaches available may be used, mainly, forthe identification of potential genitors to crossings with higher heterotic effect (Karasawa et al., 2005).