from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The branch of biology that deals with heredity and the cellular components, particularly chromosomes, associated with heredity.
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- n. The branch of genetics that studies the relationships between the structure and number of chromosomes as seen in isolated cells and variation in genotype and phenotype
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- n. the branch of biology that studies the cellular aspects of heredity (especially the chromosomes)
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