Definition of pseudodominant in English:

pseudodominant

noun

  • Genetics. A recessive allele manifesting as a dominant phenotype because of pseudodominance.

adjective

  • Involving pseudodominance; (of a recessive allele) expressed in a phenotype because of pseudodominance.

Origin

1940s (in an earlier sense). From pseudo- + dominant, in sense A. 2 and use as adjective after pseudodominance.

Pronunciation

pseudodominant

/ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)ˈdɒmɪnənt/