Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To induce the operation of (a gene) by deactivating the repressor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To activate a gene by the removal of a repressor

Etymologies

de- +‎ repress (Wiktionary)

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