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gene

n :  a specific sequence of nucleotides in DNA or RNA that is located in the germ plasm usu. on a chromosome and that is the functional unit of inheritance controlling the transmission and expression of one or more traits by specifying the structure of a particular polypeptide and esp. a protein or controlling the function of other genetic material - called also determinant , determiner , factor  .
 
 

 
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