pleiotropic


pleio·tro·pic

adj \ˌplī-ə-ˈtrōp-ik, -ˈträp-\

Definition of PLEIOTROPIC

: producing more than one effect; especially : having multiple phenotypic expressions <a pleiotropic gene>

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