any one of a series of three or more alternative or allelic forms of a gene, only two of which can exist in any normal, diploid individual.
CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?
American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?
Origin of multiple allele
First recorded in 1935–40
OTHER WORDS FROM multiple allelemultiple allelism, noun
Words nearby multiple allele
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020