oncogenotype etymology

English word oncogenotype comes from English genotype, English onco- (Pertaining to tumors.)

Detailed word origin of oncogenotype

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
genotype English (eng) (genetics) The part (DNA sequence) of the genetic makeup of an organism which determines a specific characteristic (phenotype) of that organism.. A group of organisms having the same genetic constitution. (taxonomy, obsolete) The type species of a genus; generitype. (transitive) To determine the genotype of.
onco- English (eng) Pertaining to tumors.
oncogenotype English (eng) Any genotype associated with cancer.

Words with the same origin as oncogenotype

Descendants of genotype
genotypable genotypic
Descendants of onco-
oncoapoptosis oncocyte oncofertility oncofetal oncogene oncogenesis oncogenic oncogenomic oncograph oncolytic oncometabolite oncometer oncomir oncomouse onconeural onconeuronal oncoplastic oncoprotein oncosis oncostatic oncosuppressor oncotarget oncotype proto-oncogene