molecular genetics


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molecular genetics

n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of genetics that deals with the expression of genes by studying the DNA sequences of chromosomes.

molecular genetics

n
(Genetics) (functioning as singular) the study of the molecular constitution of genes and chromosomes
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Noun1.molecular genetics - the branch of genetics concerned with the structure and activity of genetic material at the molecular levelmolecular genetics - the branch of genetics concerned with the structure and activity of genetic material at the molecular level
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
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