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chromosomes

thread-like genetic structures composed of double strands of DNA andproteins, containing the genes; in humans, there aretwenty-three pairs of chromosomes.

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September 27th 2021

actor/observer biases

 theserefer to the tendency for (a) ‘actors’ to explain their own behaviour in situationalterms and (b) observers to explain the behaviour of others in dispositional (person) terms.