chromonematic
adjective see chromonema

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chromonematic — See chromonema. * * * …   Universalium

  • chromonematic — chro·mo·ne·mat·ic …   English syllables

  • chromonematic — adjective see chromonema …   Useful english dictionary

  • chromonema — chromonematic /kroh meuh neuh mat ik, nee /, adj. /kroh meuh nee meuh/, n., pl. chromonemata / meuh teuh/. Genetics. a chromosome thread that is relatively uncoiled at early prophase but assumes a spiral form at metaphase. [1920 25; CHROMO + Gk… …   Universalium

  • chromonema — noun (plural chromonemata) Etymology: New Latin, from chrom + Greek nēmat , nēma thread more at nemat Date: circa 1925 the coiled filamentous core of a chromatid • chromonematic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chromonemic — See chromonematic. * * * …   Universalium

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