disomic

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adjective di·so·mic \(ˌ)dī-ˈsō-mik\

Definition of disomic

  1. :  having one or more chromosomes present in two copies the disomic state is normal in humans

Origin and Etymology of disomic

di- + -somic


First Known Use: 1922


Medical Dictionary

disomic

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adjective di·so·mic \(ˈ)dī-ˈsō-mik\

Medical Definition of disomic

  1. :  having one or more chromosomes present in two copies the disomic state is normal in humans

disomy

\-mē\play noun plural

disomies


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