syn·te·ny (sĭnʹtə-nē) n.
The condition of two or more genes being located on the same chromosome whether or not there is demonstrable linkage between them.
  [syn- + Greek tainiā, band; see taenia.]   syn·tenʹic (-tĕnʹĭk) adj.

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