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chromocenter

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noun chro·mo·cen·ter \ˈkrō-mə-ˌsen-tər\

Definition of chromocenter

  1. :  a densely staining aggregation of heterochromatic regions in the nucleus of some cells



1926

First Known Use of chromocenter

1926


Medical Dictionary

chromocenter

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noun chro·mo·cen·ter \ˈkrō-mə-ˌsent-ər\

Medical Definition of chromocenter

  1. :  a densely staining nuclear body associated with the chromatin of some cells

  2. chro·mo·cen·tric \ˌkrō-mə-ˈsen-trik\play adjective




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