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Definition of homozygous adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

homozygous

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌhɒməˈzaɪɡəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhɑːməˈzaɪɡəs//
 
(biology)
 
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having only one form of a particular gene, and young who are more likely to share a particular characteristic