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(English) One of the several alternative forms of a specific gene, each possessing a unique nucleotide sequence. (See also: gene, chromosome, DNA)
(French) Un des plusieurs formes alternatives d'un gène spécifique, chacun possédant une séquence unique du nucléotide. (See also: gene, chromosome, DNA)
(Portuguese) Uma das várias formas alternativas dum gene específico; cada uma possuindo uma sequência única de nucleótidos. (See also: gene, chromosome, DNA)

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