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1. Not according to law; not regular or authorised; unlawful; improper.

2. Unlawfully begotten; born out of wedlock; bastard; as, an illegitimate child.

3. Not legitimately deduced or inferred; illogical; as, an illegitimate inference.

4. Not authorised by good usage; not genuine; spurious; as, an illegitimate word.

5. (Science: botany) illegitimate fertilization, or illegitimate union, the fertilization of pistils by stamens not of their own length, in heterogonously dimorphic and trimorphic flowers.

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Re: Markerless mutants using suicide vector

... JackBean. Markerless deletion of alleles in this bacteria have been reported (a few 10's of times in the literature) although it is reported that illegitimate recombinations are more frequent in this bacteria than other gram-negative bacteria. We had been able to generate a single mutant using ...

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by dhkwak1
Wed Dec 19, 2012 1:04 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Markerless mutants using suicide vector
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biology help!!!!!!!!!!

... fascinating. But what he found out was shocking and it troubled him greatly. Page 2 of 3 Apparently, Mito had a questionable past. He almost felt illegitimate! There was a big argument among academicians. There were two completely different ideas about his family's origins: one was something called ...

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by takuy12345
Thu Jun 23, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: biology help!!!!!!!!!!
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The Fiber Disease

... Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Its on the web! This type man made infectious agent may not be in public space, its simply illegitimate and a case for criminal investigation.

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by C3
Mon Jan 23, 2006 7:55 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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