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colinearity The correspondence between the order of nucleotides in a section of DNA (cistron) and the order of amino acids in the polypeptide that the cistron specifies. The evidence for this is that the positions of mutation within a particular cistron correspond to, and are in the same order as, the positions at which amino acid substitutions are found in the polypeptide coded by the cistron.

colinearity

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colinearity The correspondence between the order of nucleotides in a section of DNA (cistron) and the order of amino acids in the polypeptide that the cistron specifies. The evidence for this is that the positions of mutation within a particular cistron correspond to, and are in the same order as, the positions at which amino-acid substitutions are found in the polypeptide coded by the cistron.

colinearity

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colinearity The correspondence between the DNA sequence of intronless genes (see intron) and the amino acid sequence of the encoded proteins.

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colinearity See Hox genes.