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molecular genetics

noun
1.
a subdivision of genetics concerned with the structure and function of genes at the molecular level.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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  • Combining molecular genetics and field biology, he identified a new theory of how speciation occurs in rain forests.
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molecular genetics

noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the study of the molecular constitution of genes and chromosomes
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molecular genetics in Medicine

molecular genetics n.
The branch of genetics that deals with hereditary transmission and variation on the molecular level.

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