strepsinema

noun
strep·​si·​ne·​ma | \ ˌstrepsəˈnēmə \
plural -s

Definition of strepsinema

: chromatin threads in the strepsitene stage

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History and Etymology for strepsinema

New Latin, from strepsi- + -nema

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“Strepsinema.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strepsinema. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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