genomere

noun
ge·​no·​mere | \ˈjēnəˌmi(ə)r\
plural -s

Definition of genomere 

: a hypothetical subsection of a gene

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First Known Use of genomere

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for genomere

gen- entry 2 + -mere

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