Definitions

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  • adj. Not additive.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ additive

Examples

  • If it were me being backed into a corner, I would declare myself a proponent not a believer, not a backer of the nonlinear-nonadditive model.

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  • Ones that succeed have “jazz,” which for products is as hard to define as it is for music—“nonadditive” appeal that comprises far more than just the sum total of attributes or characteristics of that product.

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  • This shows that a locus may show additive gene action while being completely nonadditive at the allele interaction level.

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  • The degree of dominance is often described by the scaled dominance value is positive, the heterozygote has a genotypic value larger than the mean of the two homozygotes, and the locus shows positive dominance (or positive nonadditive gene action).

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  • If is negative, the heterozygote is positioned below the mean value, and the locus shows negative dominance (recessive, or negative nonadditive gene action).

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  • Several known biological mechanisms involving no regulatory feedback do indeed cause nonadditive allele interaction.

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  • All characters were nonadditive, and uninformative characters were excluded before the analysis.

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  • Some of the evidence suggests that there are nonadditive effects of the act of chewing and gum flavor - perhaps because the flavoring adds an additional dimension to the experience, differentiating all stimuli processed under that context from others, and perhaps thereby aiding in recall of that information.

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  • [55] in combination with high-dimensional phenotyping is likely to provide important input to the long-standing discussion on the nature, origin and importance of nonadditive gene action.

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  • (nonadditive) gene actions as well as the closely associated term recessive gene action.

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