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terminator gene

noun [C] uk   us  
a gene (= part of a cell that controls development) that has been designed to make a plant unable to produce new young plants
Translations of “terminator gene”
in Chinese (Traditional) 終結基因(使植物不能繁殖的基因)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 终结基因(使植物不能繁殖的基因)…
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