genetic map

noun

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Recent Examples on the Web The study, published Thursday in Science, offered the first complete genetic map of the coffee plant. Lauren Steele, Outside Online, 5 Sep. 2014 Their genetic map also revealed that up until about 2,000 B.C.E., horse populations across Europe and Asia were genetically diverse. Rasha Aridi, Smithsonian Magazine, 22 Oct. 2021 But to find out which regions produce useful traits, researchers needed a reference point – a genetic map of switchgrass. Lee Roop | Lroop@al.com, al, 12 Feb. 2021 Armed with their prior research, Corbett and Graham had a head start when Chinese scientists shared the genetic map of the new coronavirus in January 2020. Jonathan Lemire, Anchorage Daily News, 11 Feb. 2021 Scientists sequence the genome -- the entire genetic map of the virus -- to find mutations that could affect how the virus spreads. Elizabeth Cohen, CNN, 3 Jan. 2021 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, 3 June 2020 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, 3 June 2020 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, 3 June 2020 See More

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First Known Use of genetic map

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Genetic map.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/genetic%20map. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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genetic map

noun

Medical Definition of genetic map

: map

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