Medical Dictionary


noun ge·no·type \ˈjē-nə-ˌtīp, ˈjen-ə-\

Medical Definition of GENOTYPE

:  all or part of the genetic constitution of an individual or group—compare phenotype
ge·no·typ·ic \ˌjē-nə-ˈtip-ik, ˌjen-ə-\ also ge·no·typ·i·cal \-i-kəl\ adjective
ge·no·typ·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
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