1. the supremacy, or superior manifestation, in a specific situation of one of two or more competitive or mutually antagonistic factors. 2. the appearance, in the phenotype of a heterozygote, of one of two mutually antagonistic parental characters.
The state of being dominant.
1. the state of being dominant.
1. the state of being dominant. 2. in genetics, the full phenotypic expression of a gene in both heterozygotes and homozygotes.