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One entry found for allele.
Main Entry: al·lele
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystresslemacron(schwa)l
Function: noun
: one of several forms of a gene that determine alternate forms of one or more genetic traits and occupy identical places on two chromosomes having the same genes arranged in the same order
- al·le·lic /-primarystresslemacron-lik, -primarystresslel-ik/ adjective

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