from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having the same alleles at a particular gene locus on homologous chromosomes.
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- adj. of an organism in which both copies of a given gene have the same allele
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of, pertaining to, or derived from like zygotes or germ-cells.
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- adj. having identical alleles at corresponding chromosomal loci
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