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Old 06-23-2016, 10:45 PM
Trinopus Trinopus is offline
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Originally Posted by MLS View Post
Genes come to a woman from her father as well as from her mother, remember.

If a daughter's shape is unlike her own mother, look at her paternal female relatives. . . .
Fair enough; but, again, how strong is the correlation? Is my notion of a polygenetic cause still viable?

(Also, the mother is the most significant relevant contributor, with aunts and uncles being only a quarter as relevant, with further halving at ever further distance along the family tree.)