haplotype

noun hap·lo·type \ ˈha-plō-ˌtīp \

Definition of haplotype

: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

First Known Use of haplotype

1967


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haplotype

noun hap·lo·type \ -ˌtīp \

medical Definition of haplotype

: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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