homozygosity

noun
ho·​mo·​zy·​gos·​i·​ty | \ ˌhō-mə-ˈgä-sə-tē How to pronounce homozygosity (audio) , ˌhä- \

Definition of homozygosity

: the state of being homozygous

First Known Use of homozygosity

1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Homozygosity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homozygosity. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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homozygosity

noun
ho·​mo·​zy·​gos·​i·​ty | \ -ˈgäs-ət-ē How to pronounce homozygosity (audio) \
plural homozygosities

Medical Definition of homozygosity

: the state of being homozygous

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