chimerism

noun
chi·​me·​rism | \ kī-ˈmir-ˌi-zəm How to pronounce chimerism (audio) , kə-; ˈkī-mə-ˌri-\

Definition of chimerism

: the state of being a genetic chimera

First Known Use of chimerism

1961, in the meaning defined above

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chimerism

noun
chi·​me·​rism | \ kī-ˈmi(ə)r-ˌiz-əm, kə-; ˈkī-mə-ˌriz- How to pronounce chimerism (audio) \

Medical Definition of chimerism

: the state of being a genetic chimera

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