Medical Dictionary

isopyknosis

noun iso·pyk·no·sis
variants: also

isopycnosis

\ˌī-sō-pik-ˈnō-səs\play

Medical Definition of isopyknosis

  1. :  the quality or state of some chromosomes or of parts of some chromosomes in a nucleus of staining uniformly and being coiled to the same degree—compare heteropyknosis

isopyknotic

also

isopycnotic

\-ˈnät-ik\play adjective

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