|1.||genetics the transfer of one part of a chromosome to another part of the same or a different chromosome, resulting in rearrangement of the genes|
|2.||botany the transport of minerals, sugars, etc, in solution within a plant|
|3.||a movement from one position or place to another|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
translocation trans·lo·ca·tion (trāns'lō-kā'shən, trānz'-)
Transposition of two segments between nonhomologous chromosomes as a result of abnormal breakage and refusion of reciprocal segments.
|translocation (trāns'lō-kā'shən) Pronunciation Key