Skip to Content
Medical Term:


Pronunciation: je'not

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]

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.