haplotype

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noun hap·lo·type \ˈha-plō-ˌtīp\

Definition of haplotype

  1. :  a group of alleles of different genes (as of the major histocompatibility complex) on a single chromosome that are closely enough linked to be inherited usually as a unit

1967

First Known Use of haplotype

1967


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haplotype

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noun hap·lo·type \-ˌtīp\

Medical Definition of haplotype

  1. :  a group of alleles of different genes (as of the major histocompatibility complex) on a single chromosome that are closely enough linked to be inherited usually as a unit


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