Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Nonsite Archaeology

Recovery and analysis of unclustered physical remains formerly collected from a site produced by human activities. nonsyndromic deafness: genetic defect in a single gene that causes multiple medical problems, including deafness, e.g. Waardenburg syndrome. About 70% of cases of inherited deafness are non-syndromic, i.e. 35% of all cases.

See syndromic deafness. nontaster: person who perceives a neutral flavor when PTC is placed on the tongue; Cf. taster.

See PTC taster/nontaster polymorphism.

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