GENOME By N., Sam M.S. - 44 This word is used to describe all of the genetic material contained in an organism or cell. Mapping of the human genome is the work of the human project. GENOME: "The genome is all of the genetic material of a species." Related Psychology Terms READABILITY RESEARCH Terms of Service Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) LEARNING ADDS AFFECTIONAL DRIVE Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GENOME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genome/ (accessed February 6, 2023).