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mul′tiple alleles′(n.)

  1. a series of three or more alternative or allelic forms of a gene, only two of which can exist in any normal, diploid individual.

    Category: Genetics

Origin of multiple alleles:

1935–40

mul′tiple allel′ism(n.)

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