syntenic

adjective
syn·​ten·​ic | \ sin-ˈten-ik How to pronounce syntenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of syntenic

: located on the same chromosome two syntenic genes

Other Words from syntenic

synteny \ ˈsin-​tə-​nē How to pronounce synteny (audio) \ noun, plural syntenies

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“Syntenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/syntenic. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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