amplification

noun am·pli·fi·ca·tion \ ˌam-plə-fə-ˈkā-shən \
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of amplification

1 a : an act, example, or product of amplifying
b : a usually massive replication of genetic material and especially of a gene or DNA sequence (as in a polymerase chain reaction)
2 a : the particulars by which a statement is expanded
b : an expanded statement

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First Known Use of amplification

1546

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amplification

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

medical Definition of amplification

1 : an act, example, or product of amplifying
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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