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single nucleotide polymorphism

Syllabification: sin·gle nu·cle·o·tide pol·y·mor·phism

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Definition of single nucleotide polymorphism in English:

noun

(abbreviation SNP)
A variation in a single base pair in a DNA sequence.

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