Medical Dictionary

heterochromatization

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noun het·ero·chro·ma·ti·za·tion \ˌhet-ər-ō-ˌkrō-mə-tə-ˈzā-shən\
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heterochromatinization

\-mə-tin-i-ˈzā-\play also British

heterochromatisation

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heterochromatinisation

Medical Definition of heterochromatization

  1. :  the transformation of or the extent of the transformation of genetically active euchromatin to inactive heterochromatin

heterochromatized

also British

heterochromatised

\-ˈkrō-mə-ˌtīzd\play adjective

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