Translation of "gene" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

gene

noun [ C ] uk /dʒiːn/ us /dʒiːn/

C1 a part of the DNA in a cell that controls the physical development, behaviour, etc. of an individual plant or animal and is passed on from its parents

基因
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)