mosaicism

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noun mo·sa·i·cism \mō-ˈzā-ə-ˌsi-zəm\

Definition of mosaicism

  1. :  the condition of possessing cells of two or more different genetic constitutions

First Known Use of mosaicism

1920


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mosaicism

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noun mo·sa·i·cism \mō-ˈzā-ə-ˌsiz-əm\

Medical Definition of mosaicism

  1. :  the condition of possessing cells of two or more different genetic constitutions


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