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univalent

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adjective uni·va·lent \ˌyü-ni-ˈvā-lənt\

Definition of univalent

  1. 1 :  monovalent 1

  2. 2 :  being a chromosomal univalent

1868

First Known Use of univalent

1868


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univalent

noun uni·va·lent

Definition of univalent

  1. :  a chromosome that lacks a synaptic mate

1912

First Known Use of univalent

1912


Medical Dictionary

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univalent

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noun uni·va·lent \ˌyü-ni-ˈvā-lənt\

Medical Definition of univalent

  1. :  a chromosome that lacks a synaptic mate


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univalent

adjective uni·va·lent

Medical Definition of univalent

  1. 1:  monovalent 1

  2. 2:  being a chromosomal univalent

  3. 3of an antibody :  capable of agglutinating or precipitating but not both :  having only one combining group

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