What is another word for allele?

Synonyms for allele
əˈlilal·lele

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term allele.

Wiktionary

  1. allelenoun

    Synonyms:
    allelomorph

  2. allelenoun

    One of a number of alternative forms of the same gene occupying a given position on a chromosome.

    Synonyms:
    allelomorph

Princeton's WordNet

  1. allele, allelomorphnoun

    (genetics) either of a pair (or series) of alternative forms of a gene that can occupy the same locus on a particular chromosome and that control the same character

    "some alleles are dominant over others"

    Synonyms:
    allelomorph

Editors Contribution

  1. form

    an allele is one of many forms of a gene

    different forms of a gene are called alleles.

    Submitted by JP03 on March 11, 2015  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "allele":

    allelic

How to pronounce allele?

How to say allele in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#23086allele
#55370allelic

Translations for allele

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for allele »

Translation

Find a translation for the allele synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"allele." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 19 Aug. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/allele>.

Discuss these allele synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for allele?

    Image or illustration of

    allele

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    What a good antonym for the word Respect?
    • A. Despise
    • B. Disrespect
    • C. All options are correct
    • D. Contempt

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for allele: