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chromatid

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noun chro·ma·tid \ˈkrō-mə-təd\

Definition of chromatid

  1. :  one of the usually paired and parallel strands of a duplicated chromosome joined by a single centromere



1900

First Known Use of chromatid

1900


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chromatid

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noun chro·ma·tid \ˈkrō-mə-təd\

Medical Definition of chromatid

  1. :  one of the usually paired and parallel strands of a duplicated chromosome joined by a single centromere—see chromonema




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