allosyndesis

noun al·lo·syn·de·sis

Definition of allosyndesis

plural

allosyndeses

\-əˌsēz\
  1. :  pairing at meiosis of nonhomologous chromosomes from the diverse sets of an allopolyploid individual — compare autosyndesis

allosyndetic

adjective

allosyndetically

\-ə̇k(ə)lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of allosyndesis

New Latin, from all- + syndesis


First Known Use: 1935


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