Definition of allelic in English:

allelic

adjective

Genetics
  • See allele

    • ‘If the two genes carry different alleles, then the allelic genealogy states only that they are different.’
    • ‘In contrast to the human situation this gene displays reduced allelic variation.’
    • ‘An allelic series of mutations is a powerful genetic resource for understanding gene function.’
    • ‘Positions are defined independently of the allelic states of the genes that reside there.’
    • ‘The map positions indicate that the affected genes are not allelic.’

Pronunciation

allelic

/əˈliːlɪk/