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Synonyms for genedʒin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gene, cistron, factor(noun)

    (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity

    broker, component, element, factor, gene, divisor, cistron, ingredient, constituent, agent

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genes, genetic, gen, genetics, jin

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