HyperDic: polygenic_disease

English > 1 sense of the expression polygenic disease:
NOUNstatepolygenic disease, polygenic disorderan inherited disease controlled by several genes at once
English > polygenic disease: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningAn inherited disease controlled by several genes at once.
Synonympolygenic disorder
NarrowerdiabetesA polygenic disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood
Broadergenetic disease, genetic disorder, genetic abnormality, genetic defect, congenital disease, inherited disease, inherited disorder, hereditary disease, hereditary conditionA disease or disorder that is inherited genetically

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