from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The smallest genetic unit capable of recombination.
- n. Informal Reconnaissance.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. reconnaissance.
- v. reconnoiter.
- n. The smallest genetic unit that is capable of undergoing recombination.
rec(ombination) + -on1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Contracted form of reconnaissance (Wiktionary)
Contracted form of recombination + -on (Wiktionary)