pseudotype

noun
pseu·​do·​type | \ˈsüdōˌtīp\

Definition of pseudotype 

: an invalid type in biology especially : an invalid genotype

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pseudotypic \ ¦⸗⸗¦tipik \ adjective

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pseud- + type

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