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  Definition of Chromosomal mutation
  1. (genetics) any event that changes genetic structure; any alteration in the inherited nucleic acid sequence of the genotype of an organism
Similar Words: mutation, genetic mutation

 

Hyponyms: inversion, transposition, point mutation, gene mutation, reversion, saltation

 

Derivational Morphology: mutate

 

 
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