tandem repeat


tandem repeat

noun

Definition of TANDEM REPEAT

:  any of several identical DNA segments lying one after the other in a sequence

First Known Use of TANDEM REPEAT

1973

tan·dem repeat

noun \ˈtan-dəm-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TANDEM REPEAT

: any of several identical DNA segments lying one after the other in a sequence—compare long terminal repeat

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