heterozygosis

noun
het·ero·zy·go·sis | \ ˌhe-tə-rō-(ˌ)zī-ˈgō-səs \

Definition of heterozygosis 

First Known Use of heterozygosis

1902, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for heterozygosis

New Latin

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heterozygosis

noun
het·ero·zy·go·sis | \ ˌhet-ə-rō-(ˌ)zī-ˈgō-səs \
plural heterozygoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of heterozygosis 

1 : a union of genetically dissimilar gametes forming a heterozygote

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