Genetics Terminology Question

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Sadly enough, I have never seen a delta symbol in front of a printed genotype. Does this mean anymore than the obvious (obvious being some given changed, unstated, to the genotype)?
 

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nautica
Delta should mean change.

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Capital Greek delta is used to designate a deletions of an entire single gene or a large portion of it and it prefix the gene name.
 
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