extrachromosomal

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adjective ex·tra·chro·mo·som·al \ˌek-strə-ˌkrō-mə-ˈsō-məl, -ˈzō-\

Definition of extrachromosomal

  1. :  situated or controlled by factors outside the chromosome extrachromosomal inheritance

First Known Use of extrachromosomal

1906


Medical Dictionary

extrachromosomal

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adjective ex·tra·chro·mo·som·al \-ˌkrō-mə-ˈsō-məl, -ˈzō-\

Medical Definition of extrachromosomal

  1. :  situated or controlled by factors outside the chromosome extrachromosomal inheritance extrachromosomal DNA


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