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Human Genome Project n.
An international research effort to map and identify the role of all genes in the human genome.
|Human Genome Project |
An international scientific research project designed to study and identify all of the genes in the human genome, to determine the base-pair sequences in human DNA, and to store this information in computer databases. The Human Genome Project began in the United States in 1990 and was completed in 2003.