genetic code Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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genetic codenoun [C]

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the ​arrangement of genes that ​controls the ​development of ​characteristics and ​qualities in a ​living thing
(Definition of genetic code from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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genetic codenoun [C]

biology the ​pattern of ​chemicals inside the genes (= ​cells which are ​passed from ​parent to ​child) which ​controls the characteristics and ​qualities of a ​living thing
(Definition of genetic code from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “genetic code”
in Chinese (Simplified) 遗传密码…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遺傳密碼…
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