n. [Gr. idios, personal; plasma, formed or molded]
All of the hereditary determinants of an organism, both nuclear and cytoplasmic; germ plasm; idiotype; see genotype.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Idioplasm — Id i*o*plasm, n. (Biol.) Same as {Idioplasma}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • idioplasm — idioplasm. См. идиоплазма. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • idioplasm — [id′ē ō΄plaz΄əm] n. [ IDIO + PLASM] the chromatin in a cell regarded as the part of the cell transmitting hereditary qualities: cf. TROPHOPLASM …   English World dictionary

  • idioplasm — Chromatin Chro ma*tin, n. (Biol.) The deeply staining substance of the nucleus and chromosomes of eukaryotic cells, composed of DNA and basic proteins (such as histones), the DNA of which comprises the predominant physical basis of inheritance.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • idioplasm — gemalinė plazma statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Paveldimumo medžiaga, susitelkusi ląstelių branduoliuose ir perduodama gemalinių ląstelių kitoms kartoms. atitikmenys: angl. germ plasm; idioplasm rus. зародышевая плазма; идиоплазма… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • idioplasm — idioplasmic, idioplasmatic /id ee oh plaz mat ik/, adj. /id ee euh plaz euhm/, n. Biol. See germ plasm. [1885 90; IDIO + PLASM] * * * …   Universalium

  • idioplasm — id·io·plasm id ē ə .plaz əm n the part of the protoplasm that functions specif. in hereditary transmission: GERM PLASM (2) …   Medical dictionary

  • idioplasm — id·i·o·plasm || ɪdɪəplæzm n. part of the cell protoplasm which contains genes and chromosomes (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • idioplasm — id·io·plasm …   English syllables

  • idioplasm — /ˈɪdioʊplæzəm/ (say ideeohplazuhm) noun Rare → germ plasm. {term coined by Carl von Nägeli, Swiss botanist, in a book published in 1884} –idioplasmic /ˌɪdioʊˈplæzmɪk/ (say .ideeoh plazmik), idioplasmatic /ˌɪdioʊplæzˈmætɪk/ (say .ideeohplaz matik) …   Australian English dictionary

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