complementary gene

noun

one of a pair of genes, each from different loci, that together are required for the expression of a certain characteristic

Nearby words

  1. complementary cells,
  2. complementary color,
  3. complementary colour,
  4. complementary distribution,
  5. complementary dna,
  6. complementary hypertrophy,
  7. complementary medicine,
  8. complementary strand,
  9. complementary wavelength,
  10. complementation

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