euchromatin

noun
eu·chro·ma·tin | \ (ˌ)yü-ˈkrō-mə-tən \

Definition of euchromatin 

: the part of chromatin that is genetically active and is largely composed of genes

Other words from euchromatin

euchromatic \ˌyü-krō-ˈma-tik \ adjective

First Known Use of euchromatin

1932, in the meaning defined above

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euchromatin

noun
eu·chro·ma·tin | \ (ˈ)yü-ˈkrō-mət-ən \

Medical Definition of euchromatin 

: the genetically active portion of chromatin that is largely composed of genes

Other words from euchromatin

euchromatic \ˌyü-krō-ˈmat-ik \ adjective

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