Definitions for x-linkedˈɛksˌlɪŋkt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. of or pertaining to a trait controlled by a gene or genes on theXchromosome.

    Category: Genetics

  2. of or pertaining to a gene on anXchromosome.

    Category: Genetics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. X-linked(adj)

    relating to genes or characteristics or conditions carried on the X chromosome

    "an X-linked mutation"


  1. X-linked(Adjective)

    Associated with the X chromosome.


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