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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The particular alleles at specified loci present in an organism.

Usage examples (35)
  • I prefer redheads, yes, but only if their genotype is XX!
  • Your child's genotype is important because certain genotypes respond better to treatment than others.
  • That fixed sequence is known as your genotype, and it sets the parameters for your good health, as well as your relative risk for developing disease.
  • The genotype is the DNA sequence which is found in every cell of the life-form. for more
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