Definition: In microbial genetics, an element of recombination in which one of the pair is not a complete chromosome; commonly used as a suffix (endogenote, exogenote, F genote).
[gene + G. -otes, toponymic suffix]
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.