heterochromomere

noun
het·​ero·​chromomere | \ ¦hetə(ˌ)rō+ \

Definition of heterochromomere

: a chromomere of the heterochromatic region of a chromosome also : a granule of heterochromatin

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History and Etymology for heterochromomere

heter- + chromomere

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“Heterochromomere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterochromomere. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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