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A group of closely linked genes occupying a large chromosomal segment and frequently functioning as a genetic unit.
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a cluster of closely-related genes, often with connected functions
(of a mineral) deposited by downward flow of groundwater(of a chemical process or enrichment) involving or caused by minerals deposited during downward flow of groundwater
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a portion of a chromosome consisting of linked genes that act as a single unit of inheritance.
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