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EtymologyEdit

Named for Thomas Hunt Morgan.

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NounEdit

morgan (plural morgans)

  1. (medicine) A unit for expressing the relative distance between genes on a chromosome.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *merkʷ- (to flicker). Compare Old Saxon morgan, Old English morġen, Old Norse morginn, morgunn, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌲𐌹𐌽𐍃 (maurgins).

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morgan m

  1. morning

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