a mutation of an existing mutant gene that restores it to its previous form.
(genetics) the reversion of a mutant to the original phenotype
a mutation that causes a gene to revert to its original wild or original type; also called back mutation
See reverse mutation
noun, Chemistry. 1. the process in which pure water is produced by forcing waste or saline water through a semipermeable membrane. reverse osmosis noun 1. a technique for purifying water, in which pressure is applied to force liquid through a semipermeable membrane in the opposite direction to that in normal osmosis reverse osmosis n. The […]
- Reverse passive hemagglutination
reverse passive hemagglutination n. A diagnostic technique for virus infection using agglutination by viruses of red blood cells that previously have been coated with antibody specific to the virus.
noun, Printing. 1. a plate for printing a reverse.
- Reverse polish notation