from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The control by a single gene of several distinct and seemingly unrelated phenotypic effects.
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- n. pleiotropy
Greek pleiōn, more; see pelə-1 in Indo-European roots + -tropism.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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