Synonyms and Antonyms for saltation

1. saltation (n.)

(genetics) a mutation that drastically changes the phenotype of an organism or species

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2. saltation (n.)

an abrupt transition

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3. saltation (n.)

a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards

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5. saltation (n.)

(geology) the leaping movement of sand or soil particles as they are transported in a fluid medium over an uneven surface

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