Translation of "gene" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /dʒiːn/

a part of the DNA in a cell which contains information in a special pattern received by each animal or plant from its parents, and which controls its physical development, behaviour,

The illness is believed to be caused by a defective gene. 據信,這種疾病是由基因缺陷引起的。

(Translation of “gene” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)