|MFD (Multilingual Forestry Dictionary)|
|About the MFD|
|a place to look for forestry terms in multiple languages created by the Multilingual Forest Dictionary community|
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A single DNA molecule encoding a portion or all of a living organism’s genetic information; threadlike and located in the cell’s nucleus in higher organisms, circular in bacteria. Each species has a characteristic number of chromosomes.