-valent

adjective combining form

Definition of -valent

  1. 1 :  having a (specified) valence or valences bivalent multivalent

  2. 2 :  having (so many) chromosomal strands or homologous chromosomes univalent

Origin and Etymology of -valent

after -valent in equivalent — more at valence


Medical Dictionary

-valent

adjective combining form -va·lent \ˈvā-lənt\

Medical Definition of -valent

  1. :  having (so many) chromosomal strands or homologous chromosomes univalent


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