DNA polymorphism in which one of the two nucleotide sequences contains a recognition site for a particular endonuclease but the second lacks such a site.
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- restriction enzymes,
- restriction fragment,
- restriction fragment length polymorphism,
- restriction play,
- restriction site,
- restrictive clause,
- restrictive covenant,
- restrictive practice
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