Pronunciation: (trans"lō-kā'shun, tranz"-), [key]
1. a change of location.
2. Genetics.a chromosomal rearrangement in which a segment of genetic material from one chromosome becomes heritably linked to another chromosome.
3. Bot.the conduction of soluble food material from one part of a plant to another.
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