In genetics, a trait that will appear in the offspring if one of the parents contributes it ex. brown eyes. eye color. freckles
can be carried in a person's genes without appearing in that person. ex. blue eyes. freckles eye color.
the genetic constitution of an individual organism . ex. if you have freckles or not. eye color. hair color
the set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment. ex. eye color . hair color. freckles.