amplification

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noun am·pli·fi·ca·tion \ˌam-plə-fə-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of amplification

  1. 1a :  an act, example, or product of amplifyingb :  a usually massive replication of genetic material and especially of a gene or DNA sequence (as in a polymerase chain reaction)

  2. 2a :  the particulars by which a statement is expandedb :  an expanded statement

1546

First Known Use of amplification

1546

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amplification

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noun am·pli·fi·ca·tion \ˌam-plə-fə-ˈkā-shən\

Medical Definition of amplification

  1. 1:  an act, example, or product of amplifying

  2. 2:  a usually massive replication of genetic material and especially of a gene or DNA sequence (as in a polymerase chain reaction)



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