chromosome mapping

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chromosome map
 
n
See also genetic map a graphic representation of the positions of genes on chromosomes, obtained by observation of chromosome bands or by determining the degree of linkage between genes
 
chromosome mapping
 
n

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chromosome mapping n.
The process of determining the position of specific genes on specific chromosomes and constructing a diagram of each chromosome showing the relative positions of the genes.

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