acentric


acen·tric

adjective \(ˌ)ā-ˈsen-trik\

Definition of ACENTRIC

:  lacking a centromere <acentric chromosomes>

First Known Use of ACENTRIC

1937

Rhymes with ACENTRIC

acen·tric

adjective \(ˈ)ā-ˈsen-trik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ACENTRIC

: lacking a centromere <acentric chromosomes>

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