crossing over definition

  • noun:
    • The exchange of genetic product between homologous chromosomes occurring during meiosis and plays a role in hereditary variability.
    • the interchange of parts between pairing homologous chromosomes through the prophase of meiosis
  • verb:
    • Present participle of cross-over.

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