noun kar·yo·mere

Definition of karyomere



  1. 1a :  2chromomere b :  a sperm head

  2. 2 :  a swollen vesicular chromosome (as in certain embryonic tissues) —called also chromosomal vesicle

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Origin and Etymology of karyomere

International Scientific Vocabulary kary + -mere

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a brief usually trivial fact

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