restriction fragment length polymorphism

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restriction fragment length polymorphism

[ri¦strik·shən ¦frag·mənt ‚leŋkth ‚päl·i′mȯr‚fiz·əm]
(cell and molecular biology)
Variations in the length of restriction fragments resulting from action by a specific endonuclease.
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