trophochromatin

noun
tro·​pho·​chro·​ma·​tin | \ ˌtrō-fō-ˈkrō-mət-ən How to pronounce trophochromatin (audio) \

Medical Definition of trophochromatin

: chromatin in some protozoans that is held to be concerned with vegetative functions only

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