cytogenetics

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction cy·to·ge·net·ics \ˌsī-tō-jə-ˈne-tiks\

Definition of cytogenetics

  1. :  a branch of biology that deals with the study of heredity and variation by the methods of both cytology and genetics

cytogenetic

play \ˌsī-tō-jə-ˈne-tik\ or

cytogenetical

play \ˌsī-tō-jə-ˈne-ti-kəl\ adjective

cytogenetically

play \ˌsī-tō-jə-ˈne-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

cytogeneticist

play \ˌsī-tō-jə-ˈne-tə-sist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of cytogenetics

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1930


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cytogenetics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction cy·to·ge·net·ics \-jə-ˈnet-iks\

Medical Definition of cytogenetics

  1. :  a branch of biology that deals with the study of heredity and variation by the methods of both cytology and genetics

cytogenetic

\-jə-ˈnet-ik\play or

cytogenetical

\-i-kəl\play adjective

cytogenetically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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