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supergene

supergene

noun su·per·gene \ˈsü-pər-ˌjēn\

Definition of SUPERGENE

:  a group of linked genes acting as an allelic unit especially when due to the suppression of crossing-over

First Known Use of SUPERGENE

1949

supergene

noun su·per·gene \ˈsü-pər-ˌjēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUPERGENE

:  a group of linked genes acting as an allelic unit especially when due to the suppression of crossing-over

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