antimorph

noun
an·​ti·​morph
plural -s

Definition of antimorph

: a gene producing an effect opposite to that of the wild-type gene of the same locus

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Other Words from antimorph

antimorphic \ ¦⸗(ˌ)⸗¦mȯrfik \ adjective

History and Etymology for antimorph

anti- entry 1 + -morph

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“Antimorph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antimorph. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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