dicentric

adjective di·cen·tric \ (ˌ)dī-ˈsen-trik \

Definition of dicentric

: having two centromeres
  • a dicentric chromosome

dicentric

noun

First Known Use of dicentric

1937

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dicentric

adjective di·cen·tric \ (ˈ)dī-ˈsen-trik \

medical Definition of dicentric

: having two centromeres
  • a dicentric chromosome

dicentric

noun

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