Meaning of COMPLEMENTATION in English


I. ˌkämpləmən.ˈtāshən, -lə(ˌ)men- noun

( -s )

1. : the formation of neutral colors from complementaries

2. : complementary distribution

3. logic : the forming of a complement or negate specifically of a class

II. noun

1. : the determination of the complement of a given mathematical set

2. : production of normal phenotype in an individual heterozygous for two closely related mutations with one on each homologous chromosome and at a slightly different position

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