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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person or thing that puts down by force or intimidation

Usage examples (38)
  • Now, then, the repressor is responsible for immunity.
  • The repressor is produced by a regulator gene and acts on an operator gene.
  • "repressor," limiting the activity of IGF2 in the ancestral pig genome and repressing muscle growth in boars.
  • What if one allele of a repressor gene is defective? for more
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