chimerism

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noun chi·me·rism \kī-ˈmir-ˌi-zəm, kə-; ˈkī-mə-ˌri-\

Definition of chimerism

  1. :  the state of being a genetic chimera

First Known Use of chimerism

1961


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chimerism

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noun chi·me·rism \kī-ˈmi(ə)r-ˌiz-əm, kə-; ˈkī-mə-ˌriz-\

Medical Definition of chimerism

  1. :  the state of being a genetic chimera

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