mutational
adjective see mutation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mutational — adj. of change, pertaining to mutation, of alteration …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mutational — mu·ta·tion·al …   English syllables

  • mutational — adjective of or relating to or resulting from mutation (Freq. 1) • Pertains to noun: ↑mutation • Derivationally related forms: ↑mutation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mutational robustness — describes the extent to which an organism’s phenotype remains constant in spite of mutation.[1] Natural selection can directly induce the evolution of mutational robustness only when mutation rates are high and population sizes are large.[2] The… …   Wikipedia

  • Mutational meltdown — refers to the process by which a small population accumulates harmful mutations, which leads to loss of fitness and decline of the population size, which may lead to further accumulation of deleterious mutations due to inbreeding depression. A… …   Wikipedia

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