monosomic

adjective mono·so·mic \ ˌmä-nə-ˈsō-mik \

Definition of monosomic

: having one less than the diploid number of chromosomes

monosomic

noun

monosomy

play \ˈmä-nə-ˌsō-mē\ noun

First Known Use of monosomic

1926

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monosomic

adjective mono·so·mic \ ˌmän-ə-ˈsō-mik \

medical Definition of monosomic

: having one less than the diploid number of chromosomes

monosomy

play \ˈmän-ə-ˌsō-mē\ noun, plural monosomies
    • autosomal monosomy

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monosomic

noun

medical Definition of monosomic

: a monosomic individual

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