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lethal gene Tweet Definition of lethal gene Like Definition of lethal gene on Facebook
noun
  1. any gene which brings about the death of an organism carrying it; usually the result of a mutation
library Tweet Definition of library Like Definition of library on Facebook
noun (libraries)
  1. An institution which holds books and/or other forms of stored information for use by certain people. It is usual, but not a defining feature of a library, for it to be housed in rooms of a building, to lend items of its collection to members either with or without payment, and to provide various other services for its community of users.
  2. A collection of books or other forms of stored information. An individual may refer to his collection of books and other items as his library.
  3. record library
  4. (computer science) A collection of subprograms used to develop software.
linked Tweet Definition of linked Like Definition of linked on Facebook
adjective
  1. connected, either with links, or as if with links
  1. (computing) having links (between modules, records etc)
locus Tweet Definition of locus Like Definition of locus on Facebook
noun (loci)
  1. A place or locality, especially a centre of activity or the scene of a crime.
The cafeteria was the of activity.
  1. (math) The set of all points whose coordinates satisfy a given equation or condition.
A circle is the of points from which the distance to the center is a given value, the radius.
  1. (genetics) A fixed position on a chromosome that may be occupied by one or more genes.
Lysenkoism Tweet Definition of Lysenkoism Like Definition of Lysenkoism on Facebook
noun
  1. The doctrine that maintained that environmentally acquired characteristics could be inherited.
  2. The use of pseudo-science in furtherance of an ideology.

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