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Designating a recessive gene located on an autosome, or a trait whose inheritance is determined by such a gene. Also: of, relating to, or characteristic of such a gene or trait; determined by such a gene.
An autosomal recessive gene or trait.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Genetics. From autosomal + recessive.
autosomal recessive/ˌɔːtəˈsəʊml rɪˈsɛsɪv/
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