Definition: 'Law Of Independent Assortment'
law of independent assortmentType: Term
1. genes that are not alleles assort independently when the gametes are formed; traits at linked loci are an exception.
Synonyms: Mendel second law
The definition information for law of independent assortment is provided by Stedman's. You can search our medical dictionary here.
Stedman's, part of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, provides a comprehensive line of health-science publications for healthcare professionals and medical students.