nucleosome

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noun nu·cle·o·some \ˈnü-klē-ə-ˌsōm, ˈnyü-\

Definition of nucleosome

  1. :  any of the repeating globular subunits of chromatin that consist of a complex of DNA and histone

nucleosomal

play \ˌnü-klē-ə-ˈsō-məl, ˌnyü-\ adjective

First Known Use of nucleosome

1962


Medical Dictionary

nucleosome

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noun nu·cleo·some \-ˌsōm\

Medical Definition of nucleosome

  1. :  any of the repeating globular subunits of chromatin that consist of a complex of DNA and histone and are thought to be present only during interphase

nucleosomal

\ˌn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˈsō-məl\play adjective

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