molecular-genetics

molecular genetics

noun
a subdivision of genetics concerned with the structure and function of genes at the molecular level.

Origin:
1965–70

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molecular genetics
 
n
(functioning as singular) the study of the molecular constitution of genes and chromosomes

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

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