Medical Definition of Marker trait

1. A trait that may be of little importance in itself but which by association, linkage, or other means facilitates the detection, anticipation, or understanding of a disease or (for genetic diseases) the localization of the causative gene on the karyotype. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marker Trait

marked-up
marked foetal bradycardia
markedly
markedness
markednesses
markee
markees
marker
marker bed
marker chromosome
marker enzyme
marker gene
marker locus
marker pen
marker pens
marker trait (current term)
markerboard
markerboards
markered
markering
markerless
markers
markes
markest
market
market-garden
market-gardens
market-house
market-oriented
market-research

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