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testcross

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noun test·cross \ˈtes(t)-ˌkrȯs\

Definition of testcross

  1. :  a genetic cross between a homozygous recessive individual and a corresponding suspected heterozygote to determine the genotype of the latter

testcross transitive verb


1934

First Known Use of testcross

1934


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testcross

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noun test·cross \ˈtes(t)-ˌkrȯs\

Medical Definition of testcross

  1. :  a genetic cross between a homozygous recessive individual and a corresponding suspected heterozygote to determine the genotype of the latter

  2. testcross transitive verb




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