pericentric

adjective
peri·​cen·​tric | \ -ˈsen-trik How to pronounce pericentric (audio) \

Medical Definition of pericentric

: of, relating to, or involving the centromere of a chromosome pericentric inversion — compare paracentric

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“Pericentric.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pericentric. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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