genotype

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noun ge·no·type \ˈjē-nə-ˌtīp, ˈje-\

Definition of genotype

  1. 1 [International Scientific Vocabulary gen-] :  type species

  2. 2 [International Scientific Vocabulary gene] :  all or part of the genetic constitution of an individual or group — compare phenotype

genotypic

play \ˌjē-nə-ˈti-pik, ˌje-\ less commonly

genotypical

play \-pi-kəl\ adjective

genotypically

play \-pi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1897

First Known Use of genotype

1897


Medical Dictionary

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genotype

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noun ge·no·type \ˈjē-nə-ˌtīp, ˈjen-ə-\

Medical Definition of genotype

  1. 1:  type species

  2. 2:  all or part of the genetic constitution of an individual or group—compare phenotype

genotypic

\ˌjē-nə-ˈtip-ik, ˌjen-ə-\play play also

genotypical

\-i-kəl\play adjective

genotypically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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genotype

transitive verb ge·no·type

Medical Definition of genotype

genotyped

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genotyping

  1. :  to determine the genotype of <DNA samples from the participants were genotyped for two common single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the coding region of the vitamin D–binding protein gene …—Camille E. Powe et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 21 Nov. 2013>


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