suppressor

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sup·pres·sor

noun \-ˈpre-sər\

Definition of SUPPRESSOR

:  one that suppresses; especially :  a mutant gene that suppresses the expression of another nonallelic mutant gene when both are present

First Known Use of SUPPRESSOR

1560

sup·pres·sor

noun \-ˈpres-ər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUPPRESSOR

: one that suppresses; especially : a mutant gene that suppresses the expression of another nonallelic mutant gene when both are present

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