compound heterozygote

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com·pound het·er·o·zy·gote

in medical genetics, the presence of two different mutant alleles at the same loci.
Synonym(s): genetic compound

com·pound het·er·o·zy·gote

(kom'pownd het'ĕr-ō-zī'gōt)
medical genetics The presence of two different mutant alleles at the same loci.
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