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heterokaryosis

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noun het·ero·kary·o·sis \ˌhe-tə-rō-ˌker-ē-ˈō-səs, -ˌka-rē-\

Definition of heterokaryosis

  1. :  the condition of having cells that are heterokaryons

het·ero·kary·ot·ic play \-ē-ˈä-tik\ adjective


Origin of heterokaryosis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1916


Medical Dictionary

heterokaryosis

noun het·ero·kary·o·sis

Medical Definition of heterokaryosis

  1. :  the condition of having cells that are heterokaryons



Variants of heterokaryosis

also het·ero·cary·o·sis \-ˌkar-ē-ˈō-səs\play

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