Meaning of complementation
Pronunciation: (kom"plu-mun-tā'shun), [key]
- the occurrence of a wild-type phenotype when two closely related, interacting mutant genes are expressed in the same cell.
- complement (def. 6).
- the use of grammatical complements.
- cooperation in lowering tariffs to permit the movement of components among different countries when it is more profitable for each country to produce parts of a product than the whole.
- complementation (Thesaurus)