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Definition 1: a gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene) - [noun denoting body]

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(suppressor gene is a kind of ...) (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity

"genes were formerly called factors"

(... is a kind of suppressor gene ) a suppressor gene that blocks unscheduled cell division

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