zygosis

noun zy·go·sis \zīˈgōsə̇s, zə̇ˈ-\

Definition of zygosis

plural

zygoses

\-ōˌsēz\
  1. :  zygote formation :  union of gametes :  conjugation —used especially in combination — see heterozygosis

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Origin and Etymology of zygosis

New Latin, from zyg- + -osis


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