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You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?
Words nearby jumping gene
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British Dictionary definitions for jumping gene
a fragment of nucleic acid, such as a plasmid or a transposon, that can become incorporated into the DNA of a cell
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Scientific definitions for jumping gene
[ jŭm′pĭng ]
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