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English definition of “translocation”

translocation

noun [U]  /ˌtræns·loʊˈkeɪ·ʃən, ˌtrænz-/ biology
the movement of the liquid that carries the substances that a plant needs for life and growth through the plant Translocation is also the movement of a chromosome (= part of a cell that controls what an animal or plant is like) to another part of the same chromosome or to a different chromosome .
(Definition of translocation noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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