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genotype

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noun ge·no·type \ˈjē-nə-ˌtīp, ˈje-\

Definition of genotype

  1. 1 [International Scientific Vocabulary gen-] :  type species

  2. 2 [International Scientific Vocabulary gene] :  all or part of the genetic constitution of an individual or group — compare phenotype

ge·no·typ·ic play \ˌjē-nə-ˈti-pik, ˌje-\ also ge·no·typ·i·cal play \-pi-kəl\ adjective
ge·no·typ·i·cal·ly play \-pi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1897

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1897


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