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cytogenetics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction cy·to·ge·net·ics \ˌsī-tō-jə-ˈne-tiks\

Definition of cytogenetics

  1. :  a branch of biology that deals with the study of heredity and variation by the methods of both cytology and genetics

cy·to·ge·net·ic play \-jə-ˈne-tik\ or cy·to·ge·net·i·cal play \-ti-kəl\ adjective
cy·to·ge·net·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
cy·to·ge·net·i·cist play \-ˈne-tə-sist\ noun


Origin of cytogenetics

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1931

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cytogenetics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction cy·to·ge·net·ics \-jə-ˈnet-iks\

Medical Definition of cytogenetics

  1. :  a branch of biology that deals with the study of heredity and variation by the methods of both cytology and genetics

  2. cy·to·ge·net·ic \-jə-ˈnet-ik\play or cy·to·ge·net·i·cal \-i-kəl\play adjective
    cy·to·ge·net·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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