submetacentric

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adjective sub·meta·cen·tric \ˌsəb-ˌme-tə-ˈsen-trik\

Definition of submetacentric

  1. :  having the centromere situated so that one chromosome arm is somewhat shorter than the other

submetacentric

noun

1957

First Known Use of submetacentric

1957


Medical Dictionary

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submetacentric

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adjective sub·meta·cen·tric \ˌsəb-ˌmet-ə-ˈsen-trik\

Medical Definition of submetacentric

  1. :  having the centromere situated so that one chromosome arm is somewhat shorter than the other


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submetacentric

noun sub·meta·cen·tric

Medical Definition of submetacentric

  1. :  a submetacentric chromosome


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