polycentric

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adjective poly·cen·tric \-ˈsen-trik\

Definition of polycentric

  1. :  having more than one center (as of development or control): such asa :  having several centromeres polycentric chromosomesb :  characterized by polycentrism

1887

First Known Use of polycentric

1887


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polycentric

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adjective poly·cen·tric \ˌpäl-i-ˈsen-trik\

Medical Definition of polycentric

  1. :  having several centromeres polycentric chromosomes—compare monocentric

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