somatic crossing-over

noun

Definition of somatic crossing-over

: crossing-over occurring during mitosis whether in germinal or somatic tissue

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“Somatic crossing-over.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/somatic%20crossing-over. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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