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- noun The stable pattern of
gene expressionthat is outside the actual base pairsequence of DNA.
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From epi- + genotype; compare epigenetic.
A person’s epigenotype could provide clues to his or her lifetime toxin exposure and the development of diseases such as autism, Alzheimer’s, and schizophrenia.