cytogene

noun
cy·​to·​gene | \ ˈsīt-ə-ˌjēn How to pronounce cytogene (audio) \

Medical Definition of cytogene

: a self-replicating cytoplasmic gene or determinant (as those of certain plant plastids) — compare plasmagene

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“Cytogene.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cytogene. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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