Definition of genic in English:

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genic

Pronunciation: /ˈjenik/

adjective

[attributive] Biology
Relating to genes: a genic mutation
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  • The simplest case involving natural selection is genic selection in the absence of extinction and recolonization.
  • More generally, there is a need to discriminate between the effects of chromosomal rearrangements and linked genic incompatibilities in both plants and animals.
  • Reproductive isolation is often caused by the disruption of genic interactions that evolve in geographically separate populations.

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Syllabification: gen·ic

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