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Synonyms for alleleəˈlil

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. allele, allelomorph(noun)

    (genetics) either of a pair (or series) of alternative forms of a gene that can occupy the same locus on a particular chromosome and that control the same character

    allele, allelomorph


  1. allele(noun)


  2. allele(noun)

    One of a number of alternative forms of the same gene occupying a given position on a chromosome.


Editors Contribution

  1. form

    an allele is one of many forms of a gene

    different forms of a gene are called alleles.

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