Medical Definition of Allelism
1. The state held in common by alleles. Synonym: allelomorphism. (05 Mar 2000)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Allelism
Literary usage of Allelism
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Exploring the Borderlands: Documents of the Committee on Common Problems of by Joe Cain (2004)
"The ideal test of homologous or parallel loci is by direct crosses and study of hybrids for [18|19] evidence of allelism in what appear to be identical or ..."
2. Transposable Elements in Plants: Sponsored CRIS/ICAR Projects and Bibliography by Andrew Kalinski (1995)
"Genetic analyses identified 20 instances of allelism between one of the novel mutations and a previously described dek mutation, or between new dek ..."