crossing-over

noun cross·ing-over \ ˌkrȯ-siŋ-ˈō-vər \

Definition of crossing-over

:an interchange of genes or segments between homologous chromosomes

First Known Use of crossing-over

1912


Medical Dictionary

crossing-over

noun cross·ing-over \ ˌkrȯ-siŋ-ˈō-vər \

medical Definition of crossing-over

:an interchange of genes or segments between homologous chromosomes

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