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cotransduction

[ koh-trans-duhk-shuhn, -tranz- ]
/ ˌkoʊ trænsˈdʌk ʃən, -trænz- /
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noun Genetics.

the process by which two genetic markers are simultaneously packaged within a bacteriophage for transfer to a new host bacterium.

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