/ (sɪnˈtɛnɪ) /
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the presence of two or more genes on the same chromosome
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Derived forms of syntenysyntenic, adjective
Word Origin for synteny
C20: syn- + Greek tainia ribbon
Words nearby synteny
syntagma, syntagmatic, syntality, syntax, syntax language, synteny, synteresis, synth, synthesis, synthesis gas, synthesize
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