Medical Dictionary

sex–linked

adj

Medical Definition of SEX-LINKED

1
:  located in a sex chromosome <a sex–linked gene>
2
:  mediated by a sex-linked gene <a sex–linked character>

Browse

May 26, 2015
sacrilegious Hear it
grossly irreverent
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears