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nucleosome

play
noun nu·cle·o·some \-ˌsōm\

Definition of nucleosome

  1. :  any of the repeating globular subunits of chromatin that consist of a complex of DNA and histone

nu·cle·o·so·mal play \ˌnü-klē-ə-ˈsō-məl, ˌnyü-\ adjective


1962

First Known Use of nucleosome

1962


Medical Dictionary

nucleosome

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noun nu·cleo·some \-ˌsōm\

Medical Definition of nucleosome

  1. :  any of the repeating globular subunits of chromatin that consist of a complex of DNA and histone and are thought to be present only during interphase

  2. nu·cleo·so·mal \ˌn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˈsō-məl\play adjective




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