monosomic

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

Definition of monosomic 

: having one less than the diploid number of chromosomes

Other Words from monosomic

monosomic noun
monosomy \ˈmä-​nə-​ˌsō-​mē \ noun

First Known Use of monosomic

1926, in the meaning defined above

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monosomic

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

Medical Definition of monosomic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: having one less than the diploid number of chromosomes

Other Words from monosomic

monosomy \ˈmän-​ə-​ˌsō-​mē \ noun plural monosomies
autosomal monosomy

monosomic

noun

Medical Definition of monosomic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a monosomic individual

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