Ortholog definitions

ôr'thə-lôg', -lŏg'
A homologous gene that is related to those in different organisms by descent from the DNA of a common ancestor and that may or may not have the same function.
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A homologous gene that is related to those in different organisms by descent from the DNA of a common ancestor and that may or may not have the same function.
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Origin of ortholog

Back-formation from orthologous ortho– (homo)logous