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hypostatic

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adjective hy·po·stat·ic \ˌhī-pə-ˈstat-ik\

Medical Definition of hypostatic

  1. 1aof a gene :  exhibiting hypostasis in the presence of a corresponding epistatic genebof a hereditary character :  suppressed by epistasis :  appearing recessive to another character due to mediation by a hypostatic gene

  2. 2:  depending on or due to hypostasis


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