non reversion

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reversion re·ver·sion (rĭ-vûr'zhən)

  1. The return of a trait or characteristic peculiar to a remote ancestor, especially one that has been suppressed for one or more generations.

  2. A return to the normal phenotype, usually by a second mutation.

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