pangen

noun
pan·​gen | \ ˈpan-ˌjen How to pronounce pangen (audio) \
variants: also pangene \ -​ˌjēn How to pronounce pangene (audio) \

Medical Definition of pangen

: a hypothetical heredity-controlling particle of protoplasm

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“Pangen.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pangen. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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