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gen·o·type

 (jĕn′ə-tīp′, jē′nə-)
n.
1. The genetic makeup, as distinguished from the physical appearance, of an organism or a group of organisms.
2. The combination of alleles located on homologous chromosomes that determines a specific characteristic or trait.
3. A specific combination of alleles at one or more loci on a chromosome.

[Greek genos, race; see genə- in Indo-European roots + Latin typus, type; see type.]

gen′o·typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk), gen′o·typ′i·cal adj.
gen′o·typ′i·cal·ly adv.

genotype

(ˈdʒɛnəʊˌtaɪp)
n
1. (Genetics) the genetic constitution of an organism
2. (Genetics) a group of organisms with the same genetic constitution
genotypic, ˌgenoˈtypical adj
ˌgenoˈtypically adv
genotypicity n

gen•o•type

(ˈdʒɛn əˌtaɪp, ˈdʒi nə-)

n.
1. the genetic makeup of an organism or group of organisms with reference to a single trait or set of traits.
2. the sum total of genes transmitted from parent to offspring. Compare phenotype.
[< German Genotypus (1909); see gene, -o-, -type]
gen`o•typ′ic (-ˈtɪp ɪk) gen`o•typ′i•cal, adj.

gen·o·type

(jĕn′ə-tīp′, jē′nə-tīp′)
The genetic makeup of an organism as distinguished from its physical characteristics. Compare phenotype.

genotype

The genetic makeup of an organism.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.genotype - a group of organisms sharing a specific genetic constitution
biological group - a group of plants or animals
biotype - organisms sharing a specified genotype or the genotype (or peculiarities) so shared
2.genotype - the particular alleles at specified loci present in an organism
physical composition, composition, make-up, makeup, constitution - the way in which someone or something is composed
Translations
genotyp
genotype
perimä

genotype

[ˈdʒenəʊtaɪp] Ngenotipo m

genotype

nGenotyp(us) m, → Erbgut nt

genotype

[ˈdʒɛnəʊˈtaɪp] ngenotipo

gen·o·type

n. genotipo, constitución genética de un organismo.

genotype

n genotipo
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Combined analysis of variance (ANOVA) and Bredenkamp test indicated the presence of significant genotype environment interactions.
Genotype analysis demonstrated three different genotypes of HCV found in West Sumatera.
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A common way to determine the genotype of mutant varieties as an ideal candidate is by testing the yield potential of the mutant genotype in multiple planting environments.
Sequencing of the core gene was used for genotype authentication.
Of 740 patients with genotype 1, 2, 4, 5, or 6 hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, with or without cirrhosis, who were enrolled at 81 sites in North America, Europe, or Hong Kong, 624 were randomized to receive active treatment with 400 mg of sofosbuvir (SOF) and 100 mg of velpatasvir (VEL) daily for 12 weeks, and 116 received placebo.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of Abbott Real Time HCV Genotype II assay in HCV genotyping of HCV infected patients in Kayseri, Turkey.
provide national, regional, and global genotype prevalence estimates for the hepatitis C virus (HCV).
In a phase III clinical trial, doctors administered sofosbuvir and ribavirin to a total of 223 HIV-1 patients chronically co-infected with hepatitis C (genotypes 1, 2 or 3) either for 12 weeks (for treatment-naive patients with genotype 2 or 3) or for 24 weeks (for treatment-naive patents with genotype 1 or treatment-experienced patents with genotype 2 or 3).