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cytotaxonomy

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noun cy·to·tax·on·o·my \ˌsī-tō-(ˌ)tak-ˈsä-nə-mē\

Definition of cytotaxonomy

  1. 1 :  study of the relationships and classification of organisms using both classical systematic techniques and comparative studies of chromosomes

  2. 2 :  the nuclear cytologic makeup of a kind of organism

cy·to·tax·o·nom·ic play \-ˌtak-sə-ˈnä-mik\ adjective
cy·to·tax·o·nom·i·cal·ly play \-mi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1930

First Known Use of cytotaxonomy

1930


Medical Dictionary

cytotaxonomy

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noun cy·to·tax·on·o·my \ˌsīt-ō-(ˌ)tak-ˈsän-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of cytotaxonomy

plural cy·to·tax·on·o·mies

  1. 1:  study of the relationships and classification of organisms using both classical systematic techniques and comparative studies of chromosomes

  2. 2:  the nuclear cytologic makeup of a kind of organism

  3. cy·to·tax·o·nom·ic \-ˌtak-sə-ˈnäm-ik\play also cy·to·tax·o·nom·i·cal \-i-kəl\play adjective
    cy·to·tax·o·nom·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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