chiasm

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noun chi·asm \ˈkī-ˌa-zəm, ˈkē-\

Definition of chiasm

  1. :  chiasma 1

Origin and Etymology of chiasm

New Latin chiasma


First Known Use: 1870


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noun chi·asm \ˈkī-ˌaz-əm, ˈkē-\

Medical Definition of chiasm

  1. :  chiasma 1

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