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  • n. Having two of the same allele at a locus, or base at a SNP, where both copies are from a single ancestor strand.
  • adj. Having two of the same allele at a locus, or base at a SNP, where both copies are from a single ancestor strand.
  • abbr. happy birthday!

Etymologies

Abbreviation of homozygous by descent or homozygosity by descent (Wiktionary)

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