conditional lethal mutation
- A mutation that is lethal under one set of environmental conditions (the restrictive conditions, commonly associated with high temperature) but is viable under another set of environmental conditions (the permissive conditions).
Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.
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