linkage disequilibrium n.
a state involving two loci in which the probability of a joint gamete is not equal to the product of the probabilities of the constituent genes
noun, Computers. 1. a system program that combines independently compiled object modules or load modules into a single load module.
noun, Genetics. 1. a group of genes in a chromosome that tends to be inherited as a unit. linkage group n. A pair or set of genes on a chromosome that tend to be inherited together. linkage group (lĭng’kĭj) A pair or set of genes that are close to each other on a chromosome and […]
- Linkage marker
linkage marker n. A locus at which there is a high probability of heterozygotes.
/ˈlɪŋkˌbɔɪ/ noun (pl) -boys, -men 1. (formerly) a boy who carried a torch for pedestrians in dark streets